If your board of nursing participates in the Quick Results Service*, you can receive your “unofficial” results 48 business hours after the exam. This service is available for $7.95 on the Pearson VUE NCLEX Candidate website.
*only applies to candidates seeking licensure in the U.S.
Official results are ONLY available through your board of nursing/regulatory body (BON/RB) and will be mailed to you approximately six weeks after the exam. Do NOT call NCSBN, your BON/RB, Pearson VUE NCLEX Candidate Services or the test center for results.
If you didn't pass the exam, you'll receive a NCLEX Candidate Performance Report (CPR). The CPR is an individualized document that shows how a candidate performed in each of the test plan content areas. Candidates who fail the exam can use the CPR as a guide to prepare them to retake the exam.
Do the following if choosing to retake the NCLEX: