(209) 468.9145 • Staff Directory

To assure quality applicants for teaching and non-teaching positions in school districts and local agencies, the San Joaquin County Office of Education’s Human Resources Department acts like a veritable “safety net.”

Through its highly-sophisticated electronic fingerprinting system, “LiveScan,” the office completes background checks on applicants for employment in school districts and agencies throughout the San Joaquin County and surrounding areas. This service assures that all new school employees have been thoroughly checked by the Department of Justice.

Appointments may be schedule between the hours of 9:00 a.m. – 3:45 p.m. Monday through Friday.

To schedule an appointment or if you have questions please call (209) 468.9145 or email

Fingerprinting Fees

Type DOJ FBI Rolling Total
Teacher Credentialing License/Certificate/Permit/CTC $32.00 $17.00 $15.00 $64.00
Classified Employee DOJ Only $32.00   $15.00 $47.00
Classified Employee DOJ & FBI $32.00 $17.00 $15.00 $64.00
Certificated Employee $32.00 N/A $15.00 $47.00
Volunteer DOJ Only $32.00   $15.00 $47.00
Volunteer DOJ & FBI $32.00 $15.00 $15.00 $62.00

We accept credit, debit, and money orders. No cash or personal checks.