Testing Services

Welcome to UIS Testing Services

Due to the stay-at-home order for the residents of Illinois, the Testing Center will be closed and all appointments through May 31 will be canceled.

Updates will be posted as decisions are made.

Please feel free to email testingservices@uis.edu with any questions or concerns.

Thank you for understanding.


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.

Spring  2020  Hours

We are open late on Tuesday and Friday nights until 7:00pm.

Monday 8:00 a.m. 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday 8:00 a.m. 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:00 a.m. 3:30 p.m.
Thursday 8:00 a.m. 4:30 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. 7:00 p.m.



We highly recommend you call or email to make an appointment.
While you may walk-in for testing, a desk or proctor may not be available.
We will accommodate you, if possible.  
Please do not make a special trip to campus without having an appointment scheduled.

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

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 on line or 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 now or 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.

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.