Testing Services

The Testing Center administers the following for new and continuing students:

  • Writing, Reading and Math placement tests
  • Tests for online courses
  • Excused absence tests
  • Nursing pre-admission tests
  • Constitution tests

We also administer the following to community members:

  • Contracted CLEP tests (by appointment at the Des Plaines Testing Center)
  • Contracted Kryterion & PSI Innovation tests (by appointment at the Skokie Testing Center)

The Testing Center also honors ADRC accommodations.

Students should be aware that the academic integrity policy applies in the Testing Center.

Testing Center Hours

Des Plaines Campus

Aug 21 – Dec 16

Mon – Thurs 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. *
Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. *
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. *
Sunday Closed

Campus closed:
Monday, September 4 – Labor Day
Friday & Saturday, November 10 & 11 – Veterans’ Day
Thursday - Saturday, November 23 – 26 – Thanksgiving Recess

Dec 18 – Dec 22

Mon – Fri: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. *

* Please note that testing ends 10 minutes before closing to allow staff time to shut down the lab.


Skokie Campus

Aug 21 – Dec 16

Mon – Thurs 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. *
Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. *
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. *
Sunday Closed

Campus closed:
Monday, September 4 – Labor Day
Friday & Saturday, November 10 & 11 – Veterans’ Day
Thursday - Saturday, November 23 – 26 – Thanksgiving Recess

Dec 18 – Dec 22

Mon – Fri: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. *

* Please note that testing ends 10 minutes before closing to allow staff time to shut down the lab.