For the protection of pupils in educational settings from abuse and maltreatment,
NYS law requires the fingerprinting of prospective employees of school districts,
charter schools and boards of cooperative educational services. This includes sports officials.
To schedule an appointment to get fingerprinted go to
click on New York State on the map.
You will be asked for an ORI number. The ORI number for the New York State
Education Department (NYSED) is: TEACH
[If you have any questions you can call IdentiGo at: (877) 472-6915]
The cost of fingerprinting is $99.70 You can pay online with a credit card, or by
cash or check on-site at the time of your appointment.
There are several locations available to get fingerprinted Ulster and Dutchess counties.
These locations can be found on the IdentiGo website. [After clicking NYS on the map, click on
You must have two forms of identification when you go to have your prints taken.
At least one must contain a photo.
The sooner you get this done, the sooner you will be listed as an active official
and receive assignments for the fall season.
If you have additional questions contact the Association President.