Who Must be Fingerprinted
  • Anyone who works for a SAU that is over 18 years old
  • Anyone who is contracted through a SAU
What do I need to be Fingerprinted?
  • Step 1:
  • Create a MEIS account and submit a new application for CHRC (non teacher approval).  
  • Step 2:
  • Register here to make your fingerprint appointment.  
How often do I need to be Fingerprinted?
  • Every 5 years, unless you have been continuously employed for the last 5 years by a Maine school district.
  • **Coaches and Substitute Teachers must be fingerprinted every 5 years, regardless of continuous employment.
What is the status of my Fingerprints?