San Diego County Office of Education 6401 Linda Vista Rd, San Diego, CA 92111

Request For Livescan Service

Important Messages

Effective 8/11/17, the SDCOE Live Scan Fingerprinting Office is moving to Room 105, right next to the credentialing office on the main campus.

The NCREC San Marcos Credential/Fingerprint Office will be closed on Friday, August 18 and Monday, August 21. Please visit the main office in Linda Vista on these days for assistance. Thank you for your patience and understanding!​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Where do you want to have your fingerprints taken? Help

Choose one appointment location:

 San Diego — 6401 Linda Vista Rd. Room 104, San Diego CA 92111  (See Map)
 San Marcos — 255 Pico Ave. Room 102, San Marcos CA 92069  (See Map)

If you need to cancel and reschedule OR you missed your appointment, click here.

If you have any questions on how to schedule a LiveScan appointment, send email to


  • All payments must be in the form of a Money Order or Cashier's Check made out to SDCOE.
  • Applicants must present valid photo identification (driver license, state I.D., etc) and two (2) copies of a completed Fingerprint Clearinghouse (PDF) or 41-LS Fingerprinting (PDF) Form, or the livescan form provided by the requesting agency or school district.

PDF Forms:

Adobe Reader is required to view and print PDF forms. Click on the icon below to download Adobe Reader and install the application for your computer.

© 2017 Board of Education, San Diego County. All rights reserved.