2015 Referee Registration and Recertification
Entry LevelGrade 09 course is two sessions of three hours each.  $60

Upgrade: Grade 08 course is three sessions of three hours each. $60
Both also require online coursework on the USSF web site.

Referee classes for 2015 registration  -  Click Here updated March 24, 2015.
All class enrollment must be completed online before attending an 09, an 08, or a recertification course.

Online registration for previously registered referees: 

Please follow the instructions found here:
TUTORIAL - US Soccer Referee Online Registraiton

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No badges or books will be distributed at the Recert Clinics.  All 2015 materials will be shipped from USSF after online registration and approval by the SRC.

New Referees must visit the Scheduled Referee classes link to sign up for classes.
Apps for Iphone and Ipad - if you wish to fill out these forms using an Iphone or Ipad, check your App Store for applications such as PDF Max which allows you to fill out the forms and submit.  Cost is $2.99  Check for others and their capabilities. 
Deadline: January 1, 2015 - after January 2015, add $10 late fee for every position (instructor, assessor, etc.)

Background check application is available at www.gotsport.com
For a step by step procedure on how to complete the background check, To help you complete the Background Check, use the following link: How To Complete the Background Check
Registration fees for 2015:  
Referee Fees
: 09 - $75 ; 08 - $75 ; 07 - $80 ; State - $110 ; Emeritus - $110
Instructor Fees : Instructor - $80; State - $110
Assessor Fees: Associate - $75; Referee - $75; State - $110
Assignor Fees: $45
Late fee of $10 applied after January 1, 2015.
Referees will receive their Law books and badges at the courses for NEW 09 and 08 referees. 
Assessment Information
Assessment Criteria for 2015 - The following links will provide referees the criteria-based assessment form, sufficient test of match information, definition of critical match, performance levels expected of various grade levels, and the unified grading system. Referees planning to upgrade should read through the criteria to determine what is expected of them as they progress through the ranks from grade 8 to State.
Criteria-based assessment form
Sufficient test of match
Definition of critical match
Performance levels
Grading system
Referee Assessment Request

Referee Assessment fees are now $55 per assessment.
The new fee covers all maintenance and upgrade assessments requested by referees.