There are fees associated with becoming a USSoccer referee.  This page outlines the basic costs for a referee earning his/her first Grassroots Referee license.

USSoccer Registration Fee – $20.00

South Carolina Referees Registration/Clinic/Admin Fee – $80.00

Local Fees – $20.00

Uniforms (jersey, shorts, socks, whistle, cards, etc.) – $100.00

The annual recertification administrative-only fees are as follows:

Grassroots Referee – $70.00 (online only)

Grassroots Referee – $100.00 (advanced clinic for adult amateur officiating)

Regional Referee – $265.00 (includes cost of covering three assessments…should a referee fail any assessment, they will be responsible for paying $70 to cover another assessment).

**Please note this is only a general guide and costs may be higher or lower and there may be other costs associated with certification.