Homebuyer Course Certificate

Welcome to the Homebuyer Education Course with Certificate.

This course is offered in partnership with the Utah State University Family Life Center, a HUD approved housing counseling agency. 

Before registering, please contact your lender or homebuyer grant program administrator to make sure an Online Homebuyer Course is permissible to meet the requirements of your loan or grant. Once you have registered and begun the course, your money will not be refunded if you find out the online course certificate will not qualify for your particular program.

You must complete the following steps in order to receive a certificate. 

1. Fill out the registration form below. Registration is good per household.

2. Pay for the course using the online registration form

or by calling 385-468-4821.

Phone registration is available Monday-Friday between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.

3. Click Here to start taking the course immediately.  You do not have to wait for a response from our team.  

If you encounter a glitch during the online course, please go through the free course which provides the same information as the paid course. Online scores and places are not kept. The online course is intended to prepare you for the final evaluation.

If you leave then need to restart, please go through the free course and click on the section where you left off. 

4. Request the final exam after you have completed all 7 units.

Email exam requests to: hbeonline@usu.edu

We will try our best to send the final exam the same day as you request, but due to limited staff resources, please allow 3 business days.

Sometimes the emailed exam is categorized as spam or junk, please check these folders for the exam. The exam will come from hbeonline@usu.edu

5. Complete the exam and submit it to our office by email or fax.

Each person who requires their name on the certificate must complete their own exam. If it appears answers were copied, the exam will be returned. 

Email: hbeonline@usu.edu

Fax: 385-468-4823

6. A certificate, stating the course is HUD approved, will be issued to the email that was provided at registration. 

We will try our best to issue the certificate the same day that you submit your exam, but due to limited staff resources, please allow 3 business days. 

Pre-purchase counseling is provided by our partner, the Utah State University Family Life Center. Instructions for scheduling an appointment will be provided with the certificate. 

Note:  The course does not currently meet all the requirements for the "Back to Work" program with FHA.

The USU Extension office will close for all U.S. National Holidays. Any requests received during this time, or outside regular business hours, will be addressed within three business days following the request.


Home Buyer Education Course with Certificate

Cost: $45.00