CyFair Assessment Center (Testing)

 

 

Assessment Center

ATTENTION: 

The new TSIA2 exam begins on January 11, 2021 and Lone Star College now has a new version of the Pre-Assessment Activity (PAA) that is required before you can test.

See the request form below to request Placement Testing (TSIA2/Accuplacer).

 

NOTE: The CyFair Testing Center is now open and offering limited testing appointments. Not all exams are being offered on campus so please refer to the chart below to see what is available in person. NO walk-in testing will be allowed. Appointments are required! 

Use the "Schedule an Appointment" link to make an appointment. For Pearson VUE exams, you will need to schedule directly through the Pearson VUE website.

Contact us directly with any questions. 

The Assessment Center at LSC-CyFair is located in the CASA building, Room 104. We also will have some appointments in the CASA building, Room 224

Phone: 281-290-3220 E-mail: cyfair.testingcenter@lonestar.edu 

NOTE: use the chart below for details on specific exam options. Some exams are being offered both in person (by appointment) and virtually while others are only offered virtually. 

Exams with virtual proctoring options will incur an additional proctoring fee paid to the 3rd party company

See the request form below to request Placement Testing (TSIA2/Accuplacer).

Exam

In Person?

Virtual?

Instructions on how to schedule

Avant YES YES

In person: Use the "schedule an appointment" link to find available times. 

Virtual:

CLEP YES NO

In person: Use the "schedule an appointment" link to find available times. 

NOTE: You must obtain a CLEP registration ticket from College Board before you can test. See the CLEP site for more details: https://clep.collegeboard.org/coronavirus-updates.

Our proctoring fee is $15 per exam. 

HESI NO YES

The HESI exam is currently offered remotely, through ProctorU. Click on the "HESI Testing Information" link for instructions.

The HESI Score Request form can also be found on the HESI information page. Please submit the form AFTER you have tested.

NOTE: if you tested through another institution, you will need to order your official score report through Elsevier

See the Nursing Department's website for application deadlines: https://www.lonestar.edu/13465.htm 

Pearson VUE/GED YES Varies by exam, see the Pearson Vue site

In person: Schedule directly through Pearson VUE: https://home.pearsonvue.com/Test-takers.aspx

Virtual: Inquire directly through Pearson VUE: https://home.pearsonvue.com/Test-takers.aspx

Placement Testing (TSIA2, Accuplacer Math, and Accuplacer ESL)

YES YES

In person:

Virtual:

  • Please click here to submit a request for placement testing (TSIA2 and Accuplacer Math only).
  • Wait for an email from the CyFair Testing Center and Accuplacer with a testing voucher number along with instructions for scheduling your remote exam.  
  • PLEASE SEE ADMISSIONS OR ADVISING FIRST to ensure you need to test. Many students may be exempt from testing and you need to find that out BEFORE submitting the form to us. Check your exemptions on the Placement Testing website: http://www.lonestar.edu/placement-testing-info.htm.  

Placement Testing for Dual Credit Students

YES YES

In person (Cy-Fair ISD students only):

  • First Time Testers: See your High School Counselor to request testing. NOTE: your Counselor will submit a request on your behalf. There is nothing for you to submit. http://www.lonestar.edu/cyfairdualcredit.htm 
  • Re-Testers: please click here to submit a request for dual credit placement testing (TSIA2 and Accuplacer Math only).
  • Use the "schedule an appointment" link to find available times.

Virtual (Cy-Fair ISD students only):

  • First Time Testers: See your High School Counselor to request testing. NOTE: your Counselor will submit a request on your behalf. There is nothing for you to submit. http://www.lonestar.edu/cyfairdualcredit.htm
  • Re-Testers: please click here to submit a request for dual credit placement testing (TSIA2 and Accuplacer Math only).
  • Wait for an email from the CyFair Testing Center and Accuplacer with a testing voucher number along with instructions for scheduling your remote exam. 

 

*Homeschool and Private School Students, reach out to the Home School Advisor to request Remote Testing: 

Email:  CF-DCHomeschool@Lonestar.edu

Website: https://www.lonestar.edu/homeschooldualcredit.htm

PSB

NO YES 

The PSB exam is currently offered remotely, through Pearson VUE and begins on January 19, 2021. The cost is $85 and must be paid directly to the 3rd party company, not Lone Star College.

 

How to request PSB testing:

  • Submit the PSB Remote Testing Request Form and allow 2 business days for processing 
  • Wait for an email from PSB with instructions on how to schedule your exam through Pearson VUE
  • Your test scores will be sent to you via email and entered into the LSC Student System 

Follow the instructions below if you are applying to multiple programs that require the PSB exam. NOTE: You are only allowed to test ONCE per calendar year!

Re-Norming Instructions:

AFTER testing, pay the re-norming fee ($20) on the LSC Marketplace site and then send a copy of your receipt to the Testing Center at CyFair.TestingCenter@lonestar.edu to request that your scores are re-normed for the additional program (s).

See Specific Health Occupation Department's website for application dates, instructions and deadlines:

TABE YES YES

In person: Use the "schedule an appointment" link to find available times. 

Virtual: A Proctor will reach out to you once the test referral is received from the Adult Education and Literacy (AEL) department.

NOTE: You must have a test referral from the Adult Education and Literacy (AEL) department before you can test. Please see their site for contact information: http://www.lonestar.edu/adult-education.htm

THEA YES NO

In person: Use the "schedule an appointment" link to find available times. 

NOTE: You must obtain a THEA registration ticket prior to test day through the THEA site: http://www.thea.nesinc.com/

 

The Exams listed below will be suspended until further notice. These exams will NOT be offered for Spring 2021 and Summer 2021 

Exam 

Details

Lone Star College Academic/Instructional Exams

Note: Contact your instructor for details on exams requirements.

Correspondence Exams (exams for other institutions)

Note: Contact your institution for other options

Testing Accommodations 

For more information about specific accommodations at Lone Star College, visit the LSC-CyFair Disability Services website.

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