Tucson Summer Hours

The Tucson Certification office will be open every Wednesday and Thursday, May through August, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Only same-day services (quick services) will be provided. All other services must be sent to the Phoenix Certification Office. We do not accept cash or credit cards. Please remember to bring your personal check, money order or cashier’s check made payable to ADE.

Same-day services include:

  • Certificate Renewals
  • Certificate Extensions
  • Certificate Conversions
  • Institutionally Recommended (IR) Certificates
  • Substitute Certificates
  • Certificate Deficiency Removals
  • Duplicate Certificate Copies
  • Name Changes
  • Address Changes

Address: 400 West Congress Street, Room 223. Tucson, Arizona, 85701.

In December of 2015, the Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas announced that the Arizona Department of Education (ADE) will maintain its Certification office in Tucson so that it can continue to serve current and future educators in southern Arizona.