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Cypress Testing Center

 

Students taking a test

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 Cypress 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 Testing Center at Cypress Center is located in room 114.

Phone: 832-920-5014

E-mailcypress.testing@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. Be sure to visit the CyFair Assessment Center site for more in person options.

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:

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 dates: 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 Cypress 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 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 
  • Cy-Fair ISD 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):

  • Cy-Fair ISD 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 
  • Cy-Fair ISD 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 Cypress Testing Center and Accuplacer with a testing voucher number along with instructions for scheduling your remote exam. 

 

*Home 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

TABE YES YES

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

 

The Exams listed below will be suspended until further notice at the Cypress Testing Center. These exams will NOT be offered for Fall 2021.   

See the CyFair Testing Center for in person options for THEA.

Exam

Details

Lone Star College Academic/Instructional Exams  NOTE: Contact your instructor for details on exam requirements. 

THEA

http://www.thea.nesinc.com/

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-Cypress Center Disability Services website.

 

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