Testing Policies and Procedures

All exams must be scheduled online. 

To schedule click the button below.

OnlineExamScheduling

Seating is limited at each session; therefore, it is to your advantage to schedule early.

A&M-SA Proctored Exams can cancel their exam online.  To cancel your exam, follow the steps below:

  1. Click here to go to the online scheduling system
  2. Click 'My History' in the upper right side of the screen
  3. Enter your email address you used to register
  4. You will receive an email, click the link provided
  5. It will take you to a page with all the exams that were registered using that email address
  6. You will have an option to cancel the exam from this page

All exams that have a fee must contact the Testing Center to cancel.

Please keep in mind that Teacher Practice Exams must be cancelled before 72 hours of the appointment.  ACT-R must be cancelled before 48 hours of the appointment.  All other exams must be cancelled before 24 hours of the scheduled appointment.


Fees & Cancellation

Some exams may require an administration fee that must be paid prior to your exam, all administration fees are non-refundable.  

      • $20.00 CLEP & DSST Administration Fee
      • Proctored Exam Administration Fee for Non A&M-SA Exams
        • 1 hours $20.00
        • 2 hours $25.00
        • 3 hours $30.00
        • 4 hours $35.00
        • 5 hours $40.00 
        • 6 hours $45.00
        • 7 hours $55.00
      • $12.00 per Section for TSI or $35 for All Sections
      • $20.00 Remote TSI Voucher Fee - A&M-SA Issued Voucher
        • A&M-SA admitted student taking the TSI at another institution
      • $25.00 TSI with Voucher
        • Student admitted to another school taking the TSI at Texas A&M-SA's Testing Center
      • $75.00 ACT-Residual Test Fee 
      • $30.00 TCEQ examinees are allowed a direct retest at no cost if taken within their scheduled testing window
      • $25.00 TCFP
      • $10.00 TExES Teacher Practice Exams
  • The fees will be paid when you schedule your appointment, except the Remote TSI Fee has a payment link available in the instructions.

Please note our cancellation/rescheduling policy:

In order to reschedule without forfeiting any administration fees and test fees, you must call our office at least 24 to 72 hours prior to your schedule test date, depending on your exam.  Students can reschedule once without penalty (depending on the exam).  Some testing agencies may have a cancellation/reschedule fee and will need to be contacted separately.

 If you need to reschedule a proctored exam, please get your instructors approval.

 Administration fees and test fees may not be transferable to another date if you are not allowed to test due to not having the proper identification (see below for identification requirements).

Administration fees and test fees may not be transferred to another date if you are not admitted to the test session because you were late.


Identification Requirements

On the day of the test you should report to the Texas A&M-San Antonio Central Academic Building Suite 209 at least 15 to 30 minutes before your scheduled time, depending on your exam.  You must provide a valid photo ID to be admitted to the test, this can include: driver's license, passport or passport card, Texas Department of Public Safety identification card, government/military ID, or current alien resident's card.  Some testing agencies may require two forms of identification.


Testing Room Policies

The following items are not authorized in the testing rooms and include, but are not limited to:

      • Large outerwear (jackets, coats, etc.)
      • Hoodies/hooded shirts
      • Hats
      • Food and drinks
      • Purses
      • Briefcases
      • Book bags
      • Books and notebooks
      • Cell phones and other electronic devices
      • Recording devices, such as USB drives, handheld records, etc.
      • Photographic equipment
      • Smart watches, electronic watches, or fitness devices of any kind
      • Smart Glasses; i.e., Google, SnapChat, etc.
      • Firearms and weapons of any kind

The Testing Center supplies examinees with scratch paper, pencils, and pens.  The examinee must supply some of their own exam materials, such as a Scantron, calculator, etc., if authorized for use.  The items must be cleared of any notes and saved materials and will be inspected by staff.

Lockers are provided for personal items.  Examinees that utilize lockers are responsible for damage to lockers or lost keys, and can be assessed fees to cover the cost of lost keys and/or damage.  The Testing Center is not responsible for lost, misplaced, or stolen items.  Items too big to be placed in lockers can be left in the lobby at the owners own risk.