UACCM Testing Services

Frequently Asked Questions


What tests are available in UACCM's Testing Services?

Testing Services administers the course placement exam ACCUPLACER on a daily basis. Students can schedule make-up exams for their classes or the CLEP test to earn credit towards graduation. The nursing entrance exams PAX and NACE can also be taken through Testing Services.

How much does each test cost?

A full list of testing fees can be found on the Fees web page or on the Testing Services web page.

Can I bring my cell phone into the testing lab?

Cellular phones, electronic devices, or personal belongings are required to be stored in a secure locker outside the testing room. Unauthorized electronic devices or personal belongings, including smart phones, found in the testing area may result in a revocation of testing privileges.

Who is allowed to enter the test lab during operational hours?

Only students taking a test are permitted in the test area. No children or unauthorized adults are allowed. Testing Services reserves the right to refuse test administration to an individual if unsupervised children are present.

Can I take Food or Drinks Into The Testing Lab?

No food or drinks are allowed in the testing area.

Am I allowed any breaks during my testing session?

No breaks will be allowed during the administration of a test. Once a test begins, you may not leave the room unless you have requested special accommodations through the department of Student Development. The department of Student Development is located in the Business Technology Center in Room 204. Arrangements for accommodations should be made at least one week before arriving for the test.

What must I bring with me to the Testing Services office before I begin my exam?

Students must present an official photo I.D. This may include a current driver’s license, UACCM student I.D., current alien registration/passport, or military I.D. Other forms of identification may be required. You will not be allowed to take a test without proper identification.

What are the times available for testing?

Information regarding testing times can be found by visiting the Testing Services web page.

What if I missed a test in one of my classes, what should I do?

As requested and approved by your instructor:

  • Appointments should be made 24 hours in advance. Requests received on shorter notice are subject to time and space availability.
  • Photo ID must be shown before test is administered
  • Students arriving late for an appointment are subject to cancellation.
  • Test will be collected at the end of the time allowed by the instructor.
  • Completed tests will be returned to the instructor.

Testing Services reserves the right to cancel appointments and require the appointment to be rescheduled.

Where is Testing Services located?

Business Technology Center (BTC), Room 207