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LSC-Kingwood Testing Center

(UPDATED January 18, 2021)


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.

NOTE: The Kingwood 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!

Contact us directly with any questions.

The Assessment Center at LSC-Kingwood is located in the SCC building, Room 223.

Phone: 281.312.1476 E-mail: kingwood.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.

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


In Person?


Instructions on how to schedule




In person: Contact us at: Kingwood.Testing@lonestar.edu





In person: Contact us at: Kingwood.Testing@lonestar.edu
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 exams are currently being offered remotely, through ProctorU. Click on the "HESI Entrance Exam" link for instructions. 
See the Nursing Department's website for application dates: https://www.lonestar.edu/13465.htm 

Pearson VUE/GED


Varies by exam, see the Pearson Vue site

In person: Returning in Spring 2021

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

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



In person: Contact us at: Kingwood.Testing@lonestar.edu


  • Go to the Placement Testing website to retrieve the Remote Testing Request Form: http://www.lonestar.edu/placement-testing-info.htm
  • 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.

Placement Testing for Dual Credit Students



Reach out to our Advising Team to request Remote Testing.
Home and Private School Students, reach out to the Home School Advisor to request Remote Testing: Email: Kingwood.Advising@Lonestar.edu




In person: Contact us at: Kingwood.Testing@lonestar.edu

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




In person: Contact us at: Kingwood.Testing@lonestar.edu
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 Fall 2020 and  Spring 2021. 



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-Kingwood Disability Services website.

Fall 2021 Hours of Operations

  • Monday 8am-7pm
  • Tuesday 8am-7pm
  • Wednesday 8am-5pm
  • Thursday 8am-5pm
  • Friday 8am-5pm
  • Saturday 9am-2pm

Contact the Testing Center

Address: 20000 Kingwood Drive, SCC 223, Kingwood, TX 77339-3801
Office: SCC 223B
Phone: 281.312.1476
Email: kingwood.testing@lonestar.edu


We are located on the 2nd floor of the Student Conference Center (SCC), in front of Parking Lot A. Please register your vehicle for a Guest/Visitor parking permit at www.lonestar.edu/parking to avoid a warning or citation when you park on our campus.

Guidelines for Testing with our Facility

  • A valid photo ID is required for your exam to be administered.
  • To promote test security, a distraction-free environment, and parity for all exam candidates, certain materials are not allowed in the testing room, including but not limited to:
  • Bags / Backpacks
  • Wallets / Purses
  • Cell phones
  • Watches
  • Electronic devices
  • Hats, caps, or other forms of headwear
  • Sunglasses / Eye glass cases
  • Covers of calculators
  • Food or drink (including gum)
  • Only items allowed to complete your exam will be allowed to enter the testing room. Consequently it is in your best interest to travel as lightly as possible to our facility, leaving such items in your vehicle, if possible. Otherwise, all such items will need to be stored away in a locker provided by our facility.


The Lone Star College-Kingwood Testing Center is a secure proctoring facility where students and examinees of the community may take the following tests and assessments:


Admissions Assessments


  • GED® through Pearson VUE®


Prior Learning Assessment

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