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We have added a special VE testing date
to take place at
Field Day, on Saturday June 24th
1:30PM - Wilder Park in Elmhurst
Fee is $15.00 CASH
(No bills larger than $20 please!)
Contact Don N9IZU@arrl.net id you need more info!

Normally scheduled VE Testing is...

...the fourth Monday of every month at 6:30 PM (Central)
except December and July.
No "walk-ins." You must pre-register via email* to

*(You Must have designated an email app as
DEFAULT for whatever browser you are using or
the email link (above) won't work. If that's your
case just copy and paste an email to...)



The Church of the Holy Nativity
The Church is located at the corner of 55th Street
and Richmond Avenue in Clarendon Hills.

Please Note The Following Important New Information:
The FCC is no longer accepting Social Security Numbers.
They now require a Registration Number (FRN)
for all applications.

Prospective hams can register with the FCC and receive an FRN herehttps://apps.fcc.gov/cores/userLogin.do

You are welcome to attend our Club Meeting
that immediately follows the VE Session

As of April 19, 2022 the FCC is assessing a $35.00 fee
for applications for the following:
New Licenses
License Renewal

Modification Applications that request a new vanity call sign.
The fee will be per application.
There is NO fee for administrative updates, such as change of name, mailing or
email address, and modification applications to upgrade an amateur radio licensee's operator class.

As of June 29, 2021 the FCC is mandating email
addresses on all applications.

Click on the map for a bigger map!

NCVEC link


Amateur Radio Licensing exams are administered by our ARRL Certified VE Team. Click on either resource logo for the latest question pool and effectivedate information.

Recent Club Sponsored VE Licensing Exams
All at Field Day 2022!

Field Day VE Session, 2022

VE Field Day Session 2022

Thanks to Stacey (AC9NQ) and Murray (W9EHQ)
for the shots of
the most recent VE Session
... at Field Day, and
on Field Day!!