This form is designed for use by the chairman of EPC Presbytery Candidates Committees and Ministerial Committees to request ordination exams for Candidates Under Care or ordained ministers transferring from non-Reformed traditions. You must allow at least 2 weeks between submitting this form and the proposed exam date.

If you have any questions, contact Zenaida Bermudez at the Office of the General Assembly, 407-930-4462 or

Candidate Information

Name of Candidate/Transferee(Required)
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Candidacy Information

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Advisor (if applicable)
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Transferring from Non-Reformed Tradition(Required)
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Proctor Information

The four ordination examinations must be taken as a unit within a three-week time period.
Proctor (to send Exams to)(Required)
Proctor’s Mailing Address(Required)

Presbytery Certification

I certify that the information above is correct and the candidate named above has completed the required course of study. I further certify that in the judgment of the candidate’s Advisor and the Candidates Care or Ministerial Committee, the candidate is prepared to take the written examinations.

To be eligible to sit for ordination exams, the following required documents must be in candidate’s file. By checking the appropriate boxes, I hereby confirm that the documents are in the candidate's file.
Background Check(Required)
Copy of College Transcript(Required)
Copy of Post-Graduate Transcript(Required)
Medical Statement from Physician(Required)
Personal Information Form (PIF)(Required)
Psychological Evaluation Results(Required)
Signed Ethical Affirmations Document(Required)
Addititonal Personal Assessments (Optional)
Submitted by (Chairman, Candidates/Ministerial Committee)(Required)
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In order to be considered to take examinations, the PIF must have a footnote "Updated August 2023" or later. If not, please download and fill out the updated form at
Max. file size: 50 MB.

Exam Retake

If this request is for a retake of any examination not previously sustained, indicate which exam is needed and the date of prior testing. 30 days must elapse from the previous examination before another attempt can be taken. Should a fourth attempt be necessary, six months must elapse to insure adequate preparation and study time.
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