Fingerprinting - International Teacher Candidate Students
Teacher certification candidates are required to create a TEACH account online through New York State's TEACH web site. After your account is created, apply for your fingerprinting application online (OSPRA 101) and pay the $91.50 processing fee. Be sure to print your receipt (or Payment voucher if you chose to pay with a money order). You must have an email address or access to an email address. ou will then make an appointment by registering online www.hofstra.edu/fingerprintingvisit. There is a fee of $15 (cash only, exact change) for the electronic fingerprinting. Students must have a social security number in order to be fingerprinted. If you are not currently employed and need a temporary social security number, please contact the Office of Educational Support Services at 516-463-4216. Bring this checklist to your appointment: Electronic Fingerprinting Instructions & Checklist.