The exam will be from 4:45 to 5:45 pm. You will need the following in order to take the exam: a $40 check made payable to "Secretary of State," a current CA driver's license with photo or state-issued ID card; a 2" x 2" photo of yourself; and two #2 pencils. Also, a $35 material fee will be collected in class. If you took a notary class online, you MUST have your certificate of completion with you. Fingerprints are required after you pass the exam.