USMLE Exam Status
Steps 1, 2 CK and 3 - Prometric closed test centers in the US and Canada until at least April 30 – and this date may change as guidelines are revised
Steps 2 CS - Testing centers will be closed until at least Monday, June 1, 2020
Weekly COVID-19 Update
We continue to provide weekly updates on the current status for resuming testing, which is our top priority.
- Last Friday, testing resumed at select Prometric centers for Step 1, Step 2 Clinical Knowledge (CK), and Step 3.
- Testing at CSEC centers for Step 2 Clinical Skills (CS) is suspended through at least June 1, 2020.
Step 1, Step 2 CK, and Step 3
To address testing backlogs and capacity limitations, we are accelerating the development of supplemental solutions for alternative test delivery. We plan to share more information about a near-term plan as soon as possible.
Step 2 CS
We are continuing to evaluate the feasibility of resuming testing at CSEC centers on June 1, 2020 and are monitoring COVID-19 trends in cities where our test centers are located. We will share updated information about Step 2 CS testing next week.
Contact Information for Questions
We are currently experiencing unprecedented call volumes regarding examination appointments. If you have a question, please email the organization who registered you for your examination. Contact information is available on USMLE.org.