Community & Department Exams

For all exams: make sure to bring a valid government issued photo ID and payment.

Community Exams

CLEP

The CLEP enables students to take tests in various areas and receive class credit depending upon the scores received. Testing Services will administer any of the CLEP tests. You can obtain extensive information by visiting CLEP.

Effective July 1, 2018, the CLEP exam fee will be increasing from $105.00 to $107.00; $87.00 will be paid to CLEP by credit card as part of the preregistration process and a separate $20.00 will be paid to UVU (cash or credit) for the test administration fee on the day of testing. 

Students can schedule an exam by going to https://clepportal.collegeboard.org/myaccount. After they have scheduled with CLEP they can call Testing Services (801) 863-8544 for an appointment.

For information on transferring CLEP to UVU, please check with the UVU Transfer Credit Office

CLEP Website

DANTES

For information on transferring DANTES (DSST) to UVU, please visit the UVU Transfer Credit Office site.

Registration Information: Dantes Exams are administered on a pre-scheduled basis in WS-112 or over the phone.

We are unable to administer the Principles of Public Speaking Exam, we apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

  • As of July 1, 2010, the cost of a DANTES exam will be $100.00. $80.00 will be paid to DANTES (DSST) by credit card (Visa, Mastercard, and American Express) during the test session, and a $20.00 proctoring fee will be paid to UVU (cash or card only) prior to testing. Please call UVU Testing Services at (801) 863-8544 to schedule an appointment and receive further information.

Pearson Vue

Utah Valley University Testing Services is a Pearson VUE authorized test center. To register for a Pearson VUE exam, go to home.pearsonvue.com

Pearson VUE hosts a variety of professional certification exams in various industry sectors. A full list of exams available through Pearson VUE can be accessed through their website. Some of the most common exams we see in the center include but are not limited to: the GED, COMP TIA, and other certifications.

Pearson VUE Website

GED

Utah now offers the GED® test on computer, to take and earn your GED® credential. The GED® test on computer offers test-takers a better testing experience, featuring:

  • Instant score results
  • 24/7 registration and scheduling online
  • Finish one section, move on to the next at your own pace

Utah Valley University Testing Services provides GED testing through Pearson VUE. To register for the GED test go to home.pearsonvue.com or ged.com.

The GED® test must be taken in person, at an official GED® testing center.

Pearson VUE Website

GED Website

National Testing Network

Utah Valley University Testing Services is a National Testing Network test center that offers the following exams: Firefighter, Law Enforcement, Emergency Communications, Adult Corrections, and Juvenile Corrections.

Department Exams

OPI

The ACTFL OPI (Oral Proficiency Interview) is a test distributed by Language Testing International for assessing oral proficiency.

Registration takes place online at www.languagetesting.com, where you may select Utah Valley University as the proctor. When it asks for the proctor’s email address use testingservices@uvu.edu. Upon completion of the application, an email is sent to Utah Valley University. The Candidate needs to arrive 15 minutes before their scheduled call.

There is an administrative fee of $20.00 to take the test with Testing Services Hours: Mon-Friday: 10:00 am - 7:45 pm.

Scores are sent to Sarah Lindsey of the Language and Cultures Department (CB-306)
Students must wait 90 days to retake.

Language Testing Registration

Police Officer Selection Test (POST)

The Police Officer Selection Test is administered on Mondays at 1:00pm during Spring and Fall semester, by appointment only. For specific dates and times, call our office at (801) 863-8269. The cost is $35.00 (cash or credit). All candidates need to come into our office at least 24 business hours in advance to register. Bring valid government issued photo identification and your payment at the time of registration.

HSRT-N (Dental Hygiene)

The HSRT-N exam is for students applying to the Dental Hygiene Program. It does not require specialized knowledge; items are placed in clinical and professional practice contexts and supply the necessary content for applying critical thinking and quantitative reason skills. The exam consists of 38 questions and reports scores on analysis, interpretation, inference, evaluation, explanation, induction, deduction, and overall reasoning skills. Testing is available on a walk-in basis but UVU students must have a permission voucher issued by the Dental Hygiene Program.  To acquire a permission voucher please schedule an appointment with the Dental Hygiene Academic Advisor, Kristie Dockstader or contact her at 801-863-6974 or Kdockstader@uvu.edu for more information.

The total time allowed for the exam is 55 minutes. 
The cost of the exam is $25.00 

Scratch paper is allowed but must be issued by the testing center. No personal scratch paper or calculators are permitted.

PSB-HOAE (No longer accepted at UVU)

 It consists of five sections: Academic Aptitude (45 min), Spelling (15 min), Reading Comprehension (30 min), Information/Natural Science (30 min), and Vocational Adjustment (15 min). Testing is available on a walk-in basis. UVU students wishing to enter the Dental Hygiene Program should not take the HOAE and must take the HSRT-N instead.  This exam is available to non UVU students or UVU students wishing to transfer the exam to another institution.

The total time allowed for the exam is 2 hours and 15 minutes.
The cost of the exam is $30.00

Scratch paper is allowed but must be issued by the testing center. No personal scratch paper or calculators are permitted.

Practice questions can be found at https://www.tests.com/practice/dental-practice-test.

Dental Practice Test

TEAS (Nursing)

The TEAS is a computer based exam that is given to students who have received authorization from the UVU Nursing Department or The Pre Nursing Department. The TEAS is a scholastic aptitude test that is used as a component of the selection process for admitting students into the UVU Nursing program. It consists of four sections: Math, Reading, English, and Science. The test is administered on a walk-in basis, but the last test is given out 4 hours prior to closing.  UVU issues the ATI TEAS VI.

Students will need approval from the Nursing Department or the Pre Nursing Department to retake this test by way of a permission voucher issued by an academic advisor. Retake fee will be the same as the regular fee. Non-students testing for another school may take or retake the TEAS anytime throughout the year.

As of 5/21/2018 the cost of the exam to students was adjusted to $70.00 to keep up with rising costs from ATI.  Scores are available upon completion of the test. If you need a reprint of your official copy of your TEAS scores please contact UVU Testing Services at 801-863-8544. There will be a $3.00 reprint fee.

Scratch paper is allowed but must be issued by the Testing Center. No personal scratch paper or calculators are permitted.

Students may visit https://www.atitesting.com or contact UVU’s Nursing Department at x8211 or x6317 for study material.

ATI Testing Website