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An Enhanced TOEFL iBT Experience

Learn about the latest enhancements being made to the TOEFL iBT testing experience, including a shorter test time. Enhancements go into effect on July 26, 2023.

TOEFL iBT Score Reporting

You can receive TOEFL iBT score reports three ways, plus gain additional information about applicants through the TOEFL® Showcase™.

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The TOEFL Showcase system is an expanded view of a test taker's performance on the TOEFL iBT test.

  • View two 1-minute speech samples from your applicant's integrated speaking task.
  • Read two full TOEFL iBT test writing samples from your applicant, right on screen.
  • View the MyBest® scores for your applicant, in addition to their scores from a single test date.

You can export reports as a ZIP file to print specific reports or print them all as a combined PDF  You can also view all features in Slate.

New scores, photos, and speech and writing samples are made available twice per week. 

TOEFL Online Score Verification System (OSVS)

In the ETS® Data Manager, you can also verify TOEFL iBT scores (including Home Edition and TOEFL® Essentials™ tests) using OSVS by entering the test taker's appointment number and date of birth.

Learn more about the ETS Data Manager.

Automatically download scores from the ETS server to a client server after a one-time setup by your IT staff. To receive MyBest scores, make sure your dataset layout specifies that you want to receive them.

TOEFL scores are made available online about twice a week, and the annual fee is US$300.

Learn more about Automated Server-to-Server Feeds.

Printed score reports have several security features, including:

  • the ETS Security Guard, a special heat-sensitive ink that, when activated, verifies the report's authenticity
  • an orange bar with dots that makes it impossible to scan or photocopy the score report
  • a Laser Lock on the face of the paper that makes it difficult to remove toner from laser- or ion-printed documents

Paper score reports include MyBest scores and are mailed to TOEFL Designated Institutions (DIs) twice a week within 11–13 business days of the test date. The annual fee for paper score reports is US$300.

Score delivery time can vary based on how DIs have chosen to receive scores:

  • ETS Data Manager: 4–8 business days (11–12 business days for TOEFL iBT Paper Edition)
  • Server-to-server feeds: 8–10 business days (11–16 business days for Paper Edition)
  • Postal mail: 11–13 business days plus mailing time. Allow an additional 7–10 days for mail delivery in the United States, and 4–6 weeks for mail delivery to other locations. 

Score reports for TOEFL iBT Home Edition tests will have a test center code of STNRP, followed by the test taker's 3-digit ISO country code. Score reports for TOEFL iBT Paper Edition will be noted at the top of the report.

Need help?

Contact TOEFL Code Control at:

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Phone: 1-609-771-7091
Mail: TOEFL Code Control; ETS; P.O. Box 6200, Mail Stop 25-Q; Princeton, NJ 08543; USA

If you have a concern about a test taker's TOEFL scores, please fill out the TOEFL iBT® Score Inquiry Form (PDF) and send it to