Testing Services

Welcome to UIS Testing Services

Located in the Human Resources Building (HRB) Room 112, Testing Services is available for placement testing, exam proctoring, and certification exams.

Testing Center Policies

Students at Testing Center

With 30 state of the art testing stations, Testing Services is available to proctor make-up exams, exam re-takes, online student exams, and certification exams. In addition, Testing Services is available for Math and Reading/English placement testing.

We are here to serve you.

To schedule an exam

PHOTO ID: You must present a current photo ID (UIS icard, state issued driver’s license, state issued ID, FOID card, or passport) to be allowed to test.

Hours for Spring 2017**


Day Open Close
Monday 9:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
Thursday 9:00 a.m. 2:30 p.m.*
Friday 9:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.



Day Open Close
Monday 9:00 a.m. 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m.
Thursday 9:00 a.m. 7:30 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. 7:30 p.m.


**Throughout the semester, we may be open extended hours.  Please contact us with questions and/or to make an appointment.

Walk-ins will be accommodated if there is a proctor available; however, please do not make a special trip to campus without calling first.

*Testing Services is closed throughout the semester Thursday afternoons from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.  (We will be open the Thursday afternoon of finals week.)



Cost to take an exam:  If you are a UIS student, there is no charge.  If you are a student at another institution, or if you are taking a pre-enrollment placement exam for another school, there is a $15 non-refundable fee, payable in cash, by personal check, or money order.  (If you are paying cash, please bring the exact amount as we do not keep cash for change in the office.)  You must pay the fee at the time of your exam.

Academic Integrity Agreement

When taking any type of exam at UIS Testing Services, you agree to the following:

  1. Respect other exam taker’s needs for quiet and concentration;
  2. Leave unneeded clothing and other items in coordinator’s office while testing;
  3. Leave electronic devices in coordinator’s office, including, but not limited to: cell phone, smart watch, computer, laptop;
  4. Only use notes, textbooks. scratch paper, Internet, or calculators when allowed by your course instructor;
  5. Refrain from academic dishonesty before, during, and after testing; and,
  6. Follow all instructions given to you by Testing Services staff.




Testing Services at UISFaculty: Please return this form to arrange proctoring for your online student exams and make-up exams.

Testing Services Guidelines for Faculty.

Placement Testing

Testing Services offers Accuplacer for placement testing.

Modern Language Testing

For Modern Language Testing please submit this form. Someone from Modern Languages will then get in touch with you.

National Certification Examinations

Are you interested in reserving Testing Services for a national certification exam?

Please contact us at testingservices@uis.edu or (217) 206-8114.