To all FAP Candidates:
As you are likely aware we are quickly approaching the July 1, 2018 ASA and CERA curriculum changes transition. We believe that as a candidate currently working to complete the Fundamentals of Actuarial Practice (FAP) course, your goal may be to complete your ASA or CERA prior to that
The SOA has been deploying additional resources to ensure that its commitments regarding grading time will be met. We are writing today to add further clarity surrounding the published deadlines.
In January of 2017 we published the
dates by which each component must be completed/passed in time to be applied to the current requirements and earn an ASA or CERA prior to the July 1, 2018 transition. The timing deadlines table at that link states that the last date to submit the FAP Final Assessment is March 30, 2018.
Due to the required grading time, the following dates should also be noted with regard to FAP Interim and Final Assessment submissions:
Please note that all failing assessments are graded as such by two graders. Therefore, all grades are final.
Please send any questions to