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LSC-North Harris Assessment Center

The Assessment Center serves the students, faculty, and community by assessing the knowledge and skills of students. It provides a secure testing environment and is flexible to provide and accommodate the different assessment needs of our changing population.

Updated Fall 2022

Assessment Center - Hours of Operation

Days Times

Monday Thursday

8 am  7 pm

Friday

8 am 5 pm

Saturday

9 am  2 pm

Pay for Your Exam

For Placement Testing (Accuplacer TSIA2, ESL, Advanced Math Placement), Lone Star College students must meet with the Admissions Office or an Acadamic Advisor to obtain a testing referral form before proceeding with payment. For payment, students have the option to pay in-person in cash or credit/debit card at the Business Office located in SSB-104 or online through the Lone Star College - Marketplace. Please present a copy of your receipt and referral form to the Assessment Center in SSB-105 at the time of your exam.

Pay for Your Exam Online

This link is only for tests available at the LSC-North Harris Assessment Center, SSB-105. All major credit cards are accepted. You must have a valid email address to complete your order.

LSC-North Harris - Test Availibility

Please note - All in-person testing is available by appointment only. 

Exam Name

Details on How to Schedule Exams

Offered In-Person?

Offered Remotely?

Placement Testing:

Accuplacer TSIA2, Advanced Math Placement, and ESL

Please contact the Admissions Office or Advising Department FIRST to be sure you need to test as some students may be exempt from testing. 

In-Person: 

  • After obtaining a completed exam referral form and payment, set up an appointment through NHCAssessment@LoneStar.edu or give us a call at 281.618.5744.
  • Submit receipt and exam referral form to the Assessment Center in SSB-105. 

Remote Testing:

Remote testing is done through Examity, a non-refundable $25 proctoring fee is added for this testing delivery.

  • After obtaining a completed remote testing voucher request form, make payment on the LSC-Marketplace. You must pay through the campus that is processing your remote request to avoid delays.
  • Submit receipt and remote testing voucher request to the Assessment Center set up an appointment through NHCAssessment@LoneStar.edu or give us a call at 281.618.5744.
  • For Examity Support, please contact 855.392.6489 or support@examity.com

Accuplacer TSIA2:

  • Cost: $29 for all parts
  • Time Limit: None
  • Retest: $10 per section

Accuplacer Advanced Math Placement:

  • Cost: $10
  • Time Limit: None
  • Retest: $10

Accuplacer ESL:

  • Cost: $24 for all parts
  • Time Limit: None
  • Retest: $8 per section

Yes

Yes

Placement Testing for Dual Credit Students

Reach out to your High School Counselor to request a Dual Credit Accuplacer TSIA2 Referral form. To contact the LSC-North Harris Dual Credit Advising, please contact:

NH-DualCredit@LoneStar.edu

Cost: Varies

Time Limit: None

Retest: Varies

Yes

Yes

HESI

To set up an appointment, please email NHCAssessment@LoneStar.edu or give us a call at 281.618.5744.

If you tested through another institution, you will need to order your official score report through Elsevier

Cost: $58 and will be paid directly to Elsevier/HESI.

Time Limit: 5.5 hours

Retesting: Retest available after 60 days

See the LSC-North Harris Nursing Department's website for application dates. HESI testing information.

Yes

No

Avant

Meet with an Academic Advisor to fill out a PLA form.

To set up an appointment, please email NHCAssessment@LoneStar.edu or give us a call at 281.618.5744.

Cost: $25

Yes

No
CLEP

You must obtain a CLEP registration ticket from College Board before you can test. See the CLEP site for more details.

To set up an appointment, please email NHCAssessment@LoneStar.edu or give us a call at 281.618.5744.

Cost: $90 directly to College Board, our proctoring fee is $15 per exam.

Time Limit: 90 minutes

Retesting: CLEP Policy

Yes No
GED/Person VUE

Schedule directly through Pearson: 

Home.PearsonVue.com/Test-Takers

Cost: Varies

Retesting: GED Policy

Yes Varies by exam, see the GED site 
Medical Assisting Exam The PSB Exam has been retired, the Medical Assisting department is still determining a new exam for the program. TBD TBD
TABE

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: 

LoneStar.edu/Adult-Education

Cost: Free 

Time Limit: 4 hours 

Yes

No

THEA

Prior to scheduling, you must register for an account and pay for your exam through the THEA site.

To set up an appointment, please email NHCAssessment@LoneStar.edu or give us a call at 281.618.5744.

Cost: $29 directly to THEA 

Time Limit: 4 hours 

Retesting: Retest available after 14 days

Yes

No

If you have specific testing questions not covered above, please contact us at NHCAssessment@LoneStar.edu. You may also call the Assessment Center at 281.618.5744.

Testing Accommodations 

For more information about specific accommodations at Lone Star College or to request accommodations, see the VDAC site.

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