Policies and Procedures

These policies and procedures are the basic requirements at the UTA Testing Center. Please refer to the test page for specific requirements for that exam.


Registration

  • General availability can be seen here. Be sure to check the page for your exam for additional registration information and restrictions.

    Registration for all exams can be found here on our scheduling site: UTA Testing Services scheduling site. UTA students must provide their 10-digit UTA ID number to register.

     

    Testers, in the event of a name change additional proof of identification accompanying a valid government ID will be required i.e. marriage license, divorce decree, birth certificate etc. 

FEES

  • Fees vary by test and must be paid when you schedule the appointment.

    Appointments not modified 24 hours in advance of the appointment will forfiet appointment fees. 

    To see a list of our current prices, click price list

MODIFY AN APPOINTMENT

  • You must reschedule your appointment at least 24 hours in advance or you forfeit your test appointment fees.

    Test modifications can be made via your RegisterBlast account, modify your appointment here using the instructions below. 

    How to reschedule your exam

    1. Click the My Account/My Exams/My History tab at the top of the scheduling page. 
    2. Enter the email address you used to initially schedule your exam
    3. Click the continue button underneath the email field
    4. In a few minutes, you'll receive an email link which valid for 90 minutes. 
    5. Click the link from the email received. 
    6. A new window will open with your registration history. 
    7. Click the reschedule link. 
    8. A calendar will appear with the available dates for rescheduling purposes. 
    9. Click the date and time to reschedule. 
    10. After you have completed the step above, you will receive a confirmation email notifying you of the new test date.

CHECK-IN PROCEDURES

  • You should report to the ‘testing location’ (listed in your RegisterBlast confirmation) at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the appointment.

    You must provide a valid ID to be admitted to the exam (some tests require two forms of ID, please refer to the test page for further instructions on required forms of identification).

    Valid ID with photo identification must be physically present and current. You will not be admitted to the test without proper identification.

    ***Check to ensure that you are following all of our parking guidelines.***

PROHIBITED ITEMS

  • Due to requirements set by the Testing Companies, all students must leave all personal belongings in their car or put them in lockers that are provided (free of charge) in the testing center. Examples …

    • Electronic devices such as cell phones, pagers, PDAs, iPods, cameras, flash drives, watches, FitBits, etc.
    • Backpacks, bags or purses
    • Books, notes, formula sheets, papers or any other items not previously approved by the instructor
    • Hats
    • Food or drink

    Any student found with a cell phone or other electronic device in the test room will be dismissed, test canceled, fees forfeited and the student will be reported to the Office of Student Conduct.

SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS

  • IF YOU REQUIRE ACCOMMODATIONS IN TAKING AN EXAMINATION, THEY MUST BE APPROVED IN ADVANCE.

    UTA STUDENTS: CONTACT THE OFFICE FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES AT 817-272-3364. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK FOR THE TESTING SERVICES ACCOMMODATION REQUEST FORM 073014 (PDF). THIS ACCOMMODATION FORM IS FOR UTA STUDENTS ONLY.

    NON UTA STUDENTS: CONTACT THE TEST COMPANY DIRECTLY, PRIOR TO THE DESIRED TEST DATE, TO ARRANGE ACCOMMODATIONS. IF YOU HAVE DOCUMENTATION ON FILE AT YOUR SCHOOL, PLEASE CONTACT THEM TO REQUEST THAT YOUR CURRENT ACCOMMODATIONS BE PROVIDED TO OUR OFFICE AT testing@uta.edu.  

     

  • Division of Student Success

    Testing Services

  • Contact Us

    Location: University Hall - Basement 004 

    Email: testing@uta.edu

    Phone: 817-272-2362

    Fax: 817-272-7532

  • General Office Hours:

    Monday

    Tuesday

    Wednesday

    Thursday

    Friday

    Saturday

    8:00am-5:00pm

    8:00am-7:00pm

    8:00am-7:00pm

    8:00am-7:00pm

    8:00am-7:00pm

    8:00am-4:00pm

  • Mailing Address:

    The University of Texas at Arlington

    Testing Services

    University Hall

    601 S. Nedderman #004

    Box #19555

    Arlington, TX 76019

Our Mission:

The mission of the University of Texas at Arlington Testing Services is to provide departmental, institutional, and national testing opportunities to students and non-students in an atmosphere which enables examinees to perform to the best of their abilities. We are certified members of the National College Testing Association (NCTA), and subscribe to the NCTA’s Professional Standards and Guidelines for Post-Secondary Test Centers.  We are fully committed to the preservation of academic integrity in the administration of all tests and to the support of academic success for all examinees.

 

Feedback:

The purpose of this form is to resolve a problem that remains unresolved after contacting the office you visited for assistance and/or to notify us of any inappropriate treatment received during an interaction with an office. Therefore, in most instances you should have contacted the office you visited prior to completing this form.

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