HUD HECM Counselor Exam

HUD Approved Housing Counselor's HECM Exam Registration Site

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As of March 16, 2023, HECM (Home Equity Conversion Mortgage Exam) will be available for user access at




Step 1: Complete the Payment Process on  

  • The cost for the exam is $100.00
  • Once Payment is cleared, you will receive an email to the address you entered during the payment process.

Step 2:  Register for

  • Use the Link Provided to register your account

Step 3. – Main Menu  

  • Select “Take a Test”

Step 4.  Select Open Proctoring Portal to Manage Start Taking Authorization and Scheduling


Step 5.  Select the Appropriate Exam to Schedule


Step 6.  Select the Date and Time

Step 7. Select the Time and then Confirm Time


Step 8: Prior to Taking the Exam –  TEST YOUR EQUIPMENT

  • This is VERY IMPORTANT. This step will ensure that on test date, you are ready for the exam and know that your video/audio will work.