How do I Complete the FBI Fingerprints through Sterling Identity?


1. Watch a brief video outlining the process

2. Here’s a written outline of the process:

    • a.) Visit
    • b.) Click the “Learn More” button next to “Get your FBI Criminal History Record today” 
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    • c.) Click the “Get Started” button
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    • d.) Create an account by signing in with your Google account or by submitting your email and generating a password. *Make sure you remember your login information! You’ll need it to access it and submit your results.* 
      • Note that if you sign in using your email (versus your Google account), you will be required to confirm your email address, after which you will be redirected to the website to complete your account creation.
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    • e.) Once you log in, on the left, use the drop down menu to select “Personal Review” for the reason for your order.
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    • f.) Click the orange “Get Let’s Started” button.
    • g.) Read and then sign and accept the user agreement (by clicking the orange button at the bottom of the screen). 
    • h.) Enter your contact information and click “Next”
    • i.) Enter your personal information and click “Next”
    • j.) Complete the online registration and enter your payment information. Submit $49 payment  (the total cost with tax will be approximately $51.94) by clicking “Place Order”
    • k.) Select a participating UPS store (“Identity Network Location”) near you
    • l.) Find a participating UPS store near you at
      • Most locations do not require an appointment. Just check out the location’s hours of operation and go in at your earliest convenience.
    • m.) What to bring with you:
      • i. Two forms of ID. Choose from the forms listed.Screen_Shot_2020-03-02_at_11.31.27_AM.png
      • ii.) Your QR code. 
        • Your receipt is accessible to you after you complete online registration, and will also be emailed to you.
        •  You can present your receipt through email on your phone, take a picture or take a screenshot of your order details (be sure to include the QR code), download the mobile app, or print the receipt and present a hard copy. As long as you have the receipt in some form, you’re good to go!

3. Once you’ve completed your fingerprints, wait 24 hours, and then log in to your account to download a PDF of your results.

4. Sign into Swing Education, and upload the PDF.