The Assessment Center offers the following types of tests:
New students and transfer students should take the ACCUPLACER Entry/Placement test prior to their initial registration. You should do your very best on the Accuplacer placement test. Your test scores will determine your initial classes when you start at VU.
Your placement test is VERY IMPORTANT!
NOTE: You must present valid identification for all testing. No retesting is allowed!
- College Level Examination Program (CLEP)
Get credit for what you already know! Developed by the College Board, the people behind AP and SAT, the College -Level Examination Program (CLEP) has been the most widely trusted credit-by-examination program for over 40 years and accepted by 2,900 colleges and universities. CLEP exams test mastery of college-level material acquired in a variety of ways including general academic instructions, significant independent study or extracurricular work.
CLEP testing is done by appointment only, Monday through Friday.
More information about this test is available at http://clep.collegeboard.org.
- DANTES Subject Standardized Tests (DSST)
Get credit for what you already know! DSSTs are recommended for credit by the American Council on Education. The 38 subject-level exams are offered in diverse disciplines and cover upper and lower-level baccalaureate credit courses.
DANTES testing is given by appointment only, Monday through Friday.
More information about this test is available at http://www.getcollegecredit.com.
- Professional Certification and other types of testing.
Certification test candidates must comply with additional requirements as mandated by the test sanctioning or governing body in their discipline. Certification candidates must schedule and register with the Assessment Center or their test sponsor. No "walk-ins" will be tested.
- SAT Test
The National SAT test is offered at Vincennes University on all national testing dates.
- ACT Test
The National ACT test is offered at Vincennes University on all national testing dates.
- General Education Development (G.E.D.)
G.E.D. testing is typically done each week on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons and it takes both sessions to complete the exam. Testing is by appointment only. You MUST pre-register for the exam.
Assessment Center Testing Hours - Reporting Times
- Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
- No appointment necessary for Entry/Placement testing.
- Must present valid photo identification
- G.E.D., CLEP, DSST, and Certification by appointment only.
The Assessment Center is located in the Shake Learning Resources Center (Library), room 130, on the Vincennes campus. Campus Phone: 812-888-5404