We offer Professional Certification and Academic Course Exams for GSU students and community.

GMT BuildingFor any questions about the Governors State University Testing Center's services, please contact us at 708.235.7555 or email testingcenter@GOVST.EDU. 

The Testing Center at Governors State University is an Academic and Professional Certification testing site in University Park, IL on the GSU campus in the GMT Building. To view a list of testing services offered at Governors State University please visit the Testing Center Information and Policies page. The Testing Center serves two major groups: the students and academic units of Governors State University and the general population in the region. We are here to meet your proctoring and test scoring needs. A photo ID is required for all testing.


  Register here for your exam appointment today!

The GSU Testing Center accepts appointments for CLEP, DSST, GSU Academic Course Exams, and Outside Institution Exams via RegisterBlast. (PearsonVue Testing including the GED® is excluded from RegisterBlast registration. Please use your exam sponsor's website to register for PearsonVue Testing.) Please follow the link here to the RegisterBlast website to make your appointment for testing services.


 Non-GSU Students utilizing the Testing Center (excluding Pearson VUE testers):

A $15.00 Sitting Fee payment is required for all persons who are not a current GSU student to utilize the GSU Testing Center. Persons utilizing the GSU Testing Center for PearsonVue Testing (including GED®) are excluded from this requirement. For all other exam types, please go to https://www.govst.edu/TestingCenterPayment/ to complete payment. Please see our Testing Center Information and Policies page for additional information regarding the GSU Testing Center and our exam offerings.


Testing Providers Currently Offered:

The Testing Center at GSU is currently expanding the menu of professional testing providers to better serve our students and community members. Please check back for an updated list of professional tests offered at GSU.

Hours of Operation

Spring 2023 Hours:

Mondays - Thursdays, 8:30am - 4:30pm

Fridays, 8:30am - 3:00pm

Saturdays, 7:30am - 2:00pm

Sundays, Closed

Holiday Closures:

Martin Luther King Holiday, 01/16/23

President's Day Holiday, 02/20/23

Memorial Day Holiday 05/27/23 - 05/29/23

Juneteenth Holiday, 06/17/23 - 06/19/23

Independence Day Holiday, 07/04/23