Proctored Correspondence Testing

Florida Atlantic University offers a secure testing environment for proctoring correspondence exams from other institutions or businesses.

Registration Information

Please read carefully though all the steps before starting the registration process:
  1. Email the Testing and Evaluation Department (testandeval@fau.edu) at Florida Atlantic University requesting approval to take a proctored exam.  Include in your email which campus you would like to take your exam at, Davie Campus or Boca Campus. Wait to receive your approval email before paying for your exam. 

  2. To register for an appointment: PAYMENT REQUIRED

    • Follow step one first and notify FAU's Testing Office for approval before completing step two.
    • You must also arrive at least 15 minutes prior to your appointment. Please be prompt because no late arrivals will be admitted.
    • A non-expired. Gov't Photo ID is required and must be presented prior to testing. Your photo ID must be a valid photo ID matching exactly the name you used when registering. NO EXCEPTIONS.
    • Bring a pre-paid envelope addressed to your home institution. Testing and Evaluation will not provide mailing materials or provide postage for any exams returned due to insufficient postage. Computer based correspondence tests do not require a postage paid envelope.
    • Please bring your Prepblast email with you.
    • All testing fees are non-refundable, non-transferable and the test may not be rescheduled.
    • COST - Test Administration Fee: Computer based exams are $78.50 each and paper based exams are $58.50 each
    • Please allow at least 7 business days for the Testing Office to receive your test and schedule your appointment.
    • Proctoring for University of London exams is ONLY available at the Boca Raton Campus. The Davie Campus is not, currently, able to proctor for University of London exams.

  3. Contact your institution to have your test sent to FAU and complete any required documentation.

  4. When your test arrives, you will be contacted by the Testing and Evaluation office to schedule your appointment date and time (no appointment date or time will be scheduled without receipt of the exam or payment). Testing hours are 9:00am-4:30pm Monday through Friday. All tests must be completed by 4:30pm.

What to Bring

  • A non-expired Photo ID or FAU Owl card must be presented prior to testing.  NO EXCEPTIONS. You may not test without a valid, non-expired PHOTO ID.  Your photo ID must match exactly the name you used when registering. Listed below are the only acceptable forms of photo identification (no photocopies accepted):
    • current driver's license
    • current student ID
    • current state or federal ID card
    • current passport
    • Military ID
    • tribal ID card
  • A copy of your appointment confirmation email.

 

Schedule Your Exam

By clicking the campus location below I agree that I have read and understand the information listed on this website.  I am now ready to register for a proctored exam.

Boca Raton Campus

Davie Campus

 





Directions/Parking

From I-95 take exit #45, which is also known as Glades Road.
From Florida Turnpike take exit #75, which is also known as Glades Road.

Go east, towards the ocean, on Glades Road and make a left on 1st FAU entrance (Broward Avenue). Once on campus turn right onto Indian river Street then turn left onto Dade Avenue. Visitor parking is on the left; located on the south end of the student support services building (also known as SU 80). If you do not have an FAU parking decal you must park in the visitor's parking lot. All visitors must pay to park at FAU. The price is $1.00 per hour or $10.00 a day, you can pay with cash or credit card. Site Address: 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton FL 33431 Building Student Support Services SU 80 suite 210. If you do not have an FAU parking decal you must park in the visitor's parking lot.

For printable directions with a map click here.
or you can obtain turn by turn directions from Google Maps.
On the Davie Campus if you do not have a decal test takers can purchase a day pass for $2 from the Owl card center in SD 201. They need a cash or a check for the amount. They also need their tag number and year of the car. The center is open on Mon and Thurs 8:30-7, Tuesday and Wednesday from 8:30-4:30, Friday 8:30-3:30. They are closed everyday from 1-2 for lunch. Their direct phone number is 954-236-1549.

You can obtain turn by turn directions from Google Maps.
If you do not have an FAU parking decal you must park at the metered parking.

You can obtain turn by turn directions from Google Maps.

Accommodations

The FAU Testing Center willingly provides special test accommodations for all candidates who qualify for non-standard test administrations. Please send all documentation to FAU Testing Center no later than two weeks prior to your test date. You can fax your documentation to (561) 297-0170 or drop it off at our office in the Student Support Service Building, SU 80 Room 210.

Documentation of your accommodations must :

  • be current- i.e., completed within the past few years for disabilities not of a permanent or unchanging nature.
  • describe the specific accommodations requested
  • adequately support each of the requested testing accommodation(s)
  • be typed or printed on official letterhead and be signed by an evaluator qualified to make the diagnosis.

FAU Students who believe they qualify for special accommodations should contact the FAU Office for Students with Disabilities for assistance with this process.

For more information please contact Testing and Evaluation.

 Last Modified 7/3/14