Background Check & Fingerprinting

The following steps will walk you through how to register for fingerprinting.

  • Visit
  • Click Get Fingerprinted in the upper right-hand corner
  • Select Tennessee from the drop-down menu then click on Go
  • Select Digital Fingerprinting under Enrollment Services
  • Select Schedule a New Appointment
  • Click Don’t know your Service Code
  • Select Non-DCS ChildCare/Adoption Providers from the drop-down menu
  • Select Child-related Worker (Private) as Applicant Type.
  • Enter TNCC79139 for the ORI Number
  • Select Yes when you receive this message: You have selected to be fingerprinted for Rhodes College. Is this correct?
  • Read and the agree to the Authorization and Notification Form
  • On the next page enter the zip code 38112, then click go
  • Select a convenient location. Closest to campus is 2577 Poplar Ave. 
  • Click Schedule for a date and time that is most convenient for you (Confirm step above)
  • Enter all Personal Information that has a red asterisk *
  • Click Send Information
  • If all Information appears correctly, click Go and follow the remaining instructions as given.

  • Click ion e-pay then select your method of payment.  The fingerprinting cost is $39.15.  When this information is complete, click Continue Fingerprint.
  • Review payment, enter your date of birth, accept the Terms and Conditions, and click Confirm
  • Please ensure that your payment was accepted and was confirmed.

Bring the following items with you to your fingerprinting appointment:

  • A copy of your fingerprinting registration
  • A valid driver’s license or state ID

Call 1-855-226-2937 if you have any issues registering on-line.

If you have further questions regarding the above instructions, please contact Dr. J Kelly.