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Licensure FAQ

Licensure FAQ

Questions About Setting up an ELIS account with ISBE


Q:  What is an ELIS Account?

A:   ELIS (Educator Licensure Information System) is the ISBE site where all your educator licenses and endorsements are housed.


Q:  How do I set up an ELIS account?

A:  Go to  Under System Quick Links click on ELIS: Educator Licensure Information System.  Next, click on EDUCATOR ACCESS.  On the right is the link CLICK HERE FOR FIRST TIME ACCESS TO THE ELIS SYSTEM.  Click on the link and follow the remaining prompts.


Q:  Where can I find my ELIS Account Number?

A:  Once you’ve set up your account it will be on your ELIS page.