Welcome to the Testing Center webpage

 

 

 

5201 University Boulevard

Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center 201
Laredo, Texas 78041-1900

Mon - Fri 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Office: (956) 326-2131

Fax: (956) 326-2881


Director, Alejandro A. Martinez, Jr. - 956-326-2888

Associate Director, Blanca Ramos - 956-326-3190

Data & Information Specialist, Kaleena Hernandez - 956-326-3191

Clerk, Jose L. Sanchez - 956-326-2131

Questions? 

Email: thetestingcenter@tamiu.edu

 


TAMIU adheres to NCTA Professional Standards and Guidelines for test administration and we are participants of the Consortium of College Testing Centers.

               

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NCTA has establised standards and guideline for                             NCTA supports distance learning by providing this free

testing centers and testing personnel.  A list of test                            web-based referrak=l service.  The CCTC web page

administrators who have endorsed these standards                            contains a listing of testing centers across the country

may be found on this website.                                                             and abroad that wre willing to provide proctoring

                                                                                                            services to students away from their campuses.

NCTA Professional Standards and Guidelines                                   NCTA Consortium of College Testing Centers (CCTC)

 

 

NEW!!!

Pay your TSI Assessment

or

ACT Residual Online

 

Texas Success Initiative (TSI) Assessment

Beginning Wednesday, August 28, 2013, the Texas Higher Coordinating Board requires all Texas pubic colleges and universities to administer the Texas Success Iniitative Assessment (TSI).  This new exam replaces the current ACT COMPASS (TCOMP), ACCUPLACER and THEA exams.  In addition, all examinees are requireed to take a Pre-Assessment Activity before they can take the TSI exam. 

You will need to printout the certificate at the end to present to the testing center before testing.

To access the Pre-Assessment Activity click on the link below

 

Pre-Assessment

Activity

 

Texas Success Initiative (TSI) Assessment administration is as follows:
(Register at Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center 201)


Tuesdays and Thursdays between 8:30 AM and 2:00 PM

By appointment

Location: Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center 201
Room 201
Fee: Varies ($10.00, $20.00 or $29.00)

Contact the Testing Center at Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center 201 or call 956-326-2131 for more info.

 

PROPER IDENTIFICATION SUCH AS A STATE OR GOVENMENT ISSUED IDENTIFACTION CARD IS NEEDED IN ORDER TO TEST AND OBTAIN TEST SCORES

 

 

THEA - Texas Higher Education Assessment

Quick THEA

Effective January 1, 2015, TAMIU will no longer be offering the Quick THEA administration.

Contact the Testing Center at Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center 201or call 956-326-2131 for more info.

 

TSI Assessment; COMPASS (T-COMP) and ACCUPLACER*
(Register at Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center 201)


Tuesdays and Thursdays between 8:30 AM and 2:00 PM

By appointment

Location: Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center Room 201
Fee: Varies ($10.00, $20.00 or $29.00)

Contact the Testing Center at Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center 201 or call 956-326-2131 for more info.

*Schedule subject to change as needed

Internet Based TExES (T) and BTLPT/LOTE (B/L)*

           

BTLPT/LOTE

March 16,17,18,19,20

TExES

February 2,4,11,18,23,25

March 2,4,5,9,23,25,30

For seat availability and registration, please visit:

              http://www.texes.ets.org

Contact the Certification Office in Killam Library 426 or call 956-326-2423 or 956-326-2427 for more info.

INTERNATIONAL TOEFL*

 

Date              Exam  Time   Report Time

 

Feb. 28, 2015
9:00 AM
8:30 AM
March 21, 2015
9:00 AM
8:30 AM

 

Fee: $180.00

Contact the Testing Center at Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center 201 or call 956-326-2131 for more info.

For seat availability and registration, please visit:

              http://www.ets.org/toefl

ACT RESIDUAL*

March 21 and 28, 2015

April 25, 2015

May 23, 2015

June 11 and 23, 2015

July 9 and 23, 2015

August 4, 11, and 19, 2015


Fee: $45.00

Contact the Testing Center at Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center 201 or call 956-326-2131 formore info.

GRE/GMAT/TOEFL* - Computer Based

Arrangements can be made by phone:


San Antonio: (210) 494-7263 | (210) 431-4370
Corpus Christi: (361) 993-3793

Contact the Testing Center at Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center 201 or call 956- 326-2131 for more info.

GRE - General Exam - Pencil/Paper*


Registration online at http://ets.org/gre

February 7, 2015

Fee: $185.00

GRE - Subject Exam*

April 18, 2015

GRE - General Exam - Internet basedPencil/Paper*


Registration online at http://ets.org/gre

Feb. 6, 13, 21, 2015

Mar. 8, 28,

Contact the Testing Center at Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center 201 or call 956-326-2131 for more information.

Credit by Examination*

College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Register in Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center 201.  All exams are by scheduled appointment.

Call Testing Center at 326-2131 for testing schedule.

CLEP Fee: $80.00 - Register and pay here

University Fee: $25.00

TOTAL COST: $105.00

Click here for TAMIU's CLEP Score Requirements

Advanced Placement (AP)

Contact the Testing Center at Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center 201 or call 956-326-2131 for more information regading AP.

Click here for TAMIU's AP Score Requirements


Contact the Testing Center at Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center 201 or call 956-326-2131 for more information.

TExES - Paper Based*

As of June 2013, TAMIU no longer offers the paper/pencil form of TExES administration.

For registration at other sites, please visit:

              http://www.texes.ets.org

 

Contact the Certification Office in Killam Library 426 or call 956-326-2423 or 956-326-2427 for
more info.

COMPREHENSIVES*

April 4, 2015


No Fee
Contact your appropriate department for location, time and further information.

PROCTORED EXAMS*

TAMIU gladly offers proctoring services.  Currently, there is a $25.00 fee for this service. 

Register in Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center 201.  All exams are by scheduled appointment.

Call Testing Center at 326-2131 for testing schedule.

Click here for setting up remote proctoring information

Click here to request proctoring service off campus.

Click here to request on campus proctoring servies.

 

*Call the testing center for test location

*Date, time and room location are subject to change

*Contact the testing center for registration procedures and for other information

 

 

Updated: January 29, 2015

 

 

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