Mortgage Loan Originators

Licensing and General Information

All Mortgage Loan Originators, as defined in W.S. 40-23-102(a)(xxvii), engaged in the business of a mortgage loan originator for any dwelling located in Wyoming must be licensed individually by the Wyoming Division of Banking. License applications are processed through the NMLS.

In order to obtain a license, applicants must:

      1. Complete an Individual form through the NMLS website.

      2. Provide certification that 20 hours of pre-licensure education courses has been completed.

      3. Obtain a passing grade on a SAFE mortgage test, both national and state components

      4. Provide fingerprints for an FBI criminal history background check through the NMLS.

      5. Authorize a credit report.

      6. Be sponsored by the company employing or contracting with them. The company must also obtain its own unique identifying number through the NMLS.

The license fee is $150 and includes the NMLS processing fee.

Please direct your loan originators to the NMLS website:

Information is available under Professional Requirements for:

  • Pre-licensure education courses:

  • Testing:

  • Fingerprinting:

  • Credit report authorization:

NMLS navigation training is available under New & Events>Workshops & Events

Please direct your questions regarding system navigation to:

The NMLS Call Center (240) 386-4444

Please direct your questions regarding Professional Requirements or licensing requirements to:

307-777-6461 or