LSC-University Park Assessment Center

Please email UPAC@LoneStar.edu with any inquiries or questions about testing.

We provide a variety of testing services for students, faculty and the community. For more information about which exams we administer, click on the "Available Exams" link on the on the right side of the screen. 

Most exams are offered by appointment only. To schedule an appointment at the LSC-University Park location, see the "Schedule an Appointment" link on the right side of the screen or go directly to our Register Blast page.

The only exams that allow walk-ins are Academic and Placement Exams for students attending or applying to Lone Star College.

To pay for an exam please visit, MarketPlace.

Please Note:
  • In order to protect the integrity of exams, a valid photo identification is required for all testing.
  • No testing will begin within one hour of closing. The last hour is reserved for closing out exams that are already in progress
  • It is the Examinee’s responsibility to arrive early enough before closing time to finish an exam.
  • Please do not bring children; they cannot be accommodated or left unattended while testing.

Available Exams

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

Exam

In Person

Virtual

How to Schedule

Avant YES YES

In Person: Schedule an appointment for available times. 

Virtual:

  • Review the Avant Technology Guide to make sure your PC/Laptop meets the technology requirements.
  • Go to the Marketplace site to pay for the exam ($25).
  • Forward your receipt to the Testing Center via email: UPAC@LoneStar.edu.
  • The Testing Center will respond within 1-3 business days with a link and instructions on how to schedule with the Remote Proctoring company. NOTE: the company will charge a $25 proctor fee which is separate from the exam fee paid to LSC.
CLEP YES YES

Please contact CLEP first to schedule your test. www.clep.collegeboard.org/clep/exam

Once CLEP has scheduled your exam, please reserve a date and time in which to test at the Assessment Center: Register Blast: https://www2.registerblast.com/lscup/Exam/List

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

Virtual: inquire directly through the Pearson VUE Test Takers webpage.

Placement Testing (TSIA2, Accuplacer Math) YES YES

In person:

Please do not submit a Test Referral Form to the Assessment Center without contacting our Advising team FIRST. All testing requests must be processed through our Advising team. They can be reached at UPAdvising@lonestar.edu, or via telephone at 281.401.5370. 

If you have accommodations (A.D.A. – Americans with Disabilities Act), your tests will need to be scheduled. Please visit Register Blast @ https://www2.registerblast.com/lscup/Exam/List

Virtual:

  • PLEASE SEE ADMISSIONS OR ADVISING FIRST to ensure you need to test. Many students may be exempt from testing and you'll need to verify that BEFORE submitting the form to us. Check your exemptions on the LSC Placement Testing website.
  • Advising will provide you with a testing referral form. Once you have that form, please forward to UPAC@lonestar.edu
  • Wait for an email from the LSC-University Park Testing Center and Accuplacer with a testing voucher number along with instructions for scheduling your remote exam.  
  • NOTE: The ESOL Department is changing the procedure for students to place into ESOL courses from Accuplacer ESL to ESOL Alternate Placement (EAP). The ESOL EAP testing will be conducted by ESOL faculty at no cost to the student. Please email UP-ESOL@LoneStar.edu for more information.

 

TSIA2 Placement Testing for Dual Credit Students

YES YES

In person:

  • 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.  
  • Re-Testers: please click here to submit a request for dual credit placement testing (TSIA and Accuplacer Math only).
  • Schedule an appointment for available times.

Virtual:

  • 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. 
  • Re-Testers: please click here to submit a request for dual credit placement testing (TSIA 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: UP-DualCredit@LoneStar.edu
Website: Lonestar.edu/UPDualCredit

TABE YES YES

In person: Schedule an appointment for 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 the AEL website for contact information.

 

The Exams listed below will be suspended until further notice.

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 accommodations at Lone Star College, visit the LSC Disability Services website.

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