Northern Illinois University How To Schedule

NIU Testing Services

NIU Testing Services
Northern Illinois University
Adams Hall 128
DeKalb, IL 60115-2828

Phone: (815) 753-1203
Fax: (815) 753-3701
E-mail: testing@niu.edu


Regular Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - noon
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Exam Scheduling and Registration

 

 

How to Schedule Your Exam

  1. If you are a student who has a documented disability, please contact the Disability Resource Center at 815-753-1303 or e-mail at drc@niu.edu to make an appointment to determine your eligibility for services.  If testing accommodations are appropriate, you may take your test at the Disability Resource Center.
  2. If you are admitted through the CHANCE program, please contact the CHANCE office at 815-753-0201 about required testing.
  3. On the Choose Exam page, click the appropriate exam title bar.
  4. The exam you want to schedule will appear on the next page.
  5. Click on the name of the exam you desire to take.
  6. The current monthly calendar will appear.
  7. All available test dates will be either be displayed in a green-shaded date box with its time slot, or in a drop-down box.
  8. If necessary, click the left/right arrows to move to a different month.
  9. Click on the green-shaded square to select your desired time slot, or select the desired time slot from the list of time slots available in the drop-down box
  10. The Exam Summary page appears. Complete the required fields.
  11. Read the Student Acknowledgement in the scroll box. Acknowledge the information by clicking the check box underneath the scroll box.
  12. If payment is not required, click Register to check out. Otherwise, click Continue.
  13. If payment is required, complete the credit card fields and click Register.
  14. Once you click Register, and your transaction is completed, your email confirmation receipt will appear on the next page.
  15. Print the receipt for your records.