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CLEP Testing

College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) exams are ninety-minutes, (except the College Composition Exam which is 120 minutes) available in five general areas and twenty-nine subject areas, for students interested in earning college credit for material they already know.

Cumming Campus - not available at this time
This test is not offered on the Cumming Campus at this time.
Dahlonega Campus

Important !

All prospective examinees must read the Dahlonega Testing Center Security Procedures .
 

What CLEP Subject Examinations does UNG accept?

Please visit CLEP subject exams web page to find a list of exams UNG Accepts. 

How Can I Purchase my CLEP Exam and Schedule A Date For my Exam?

You will need to pay the $80.00 CLEP fee on CollegeBoard prior to setting up your appointment. There is a required $35.00 service fee ( Mastercard, Visa) when you schedule your CLEP Exam. (Do not use the Internet Explorer web browser) .*All transactions are non-refundable and nontransferable.

*If you arrive fifteen minutes after your scheduled appointment time, you may not be allowed to test.

Cost:

 A $80.00 per test fee is payable to CLEP through CollegeBoard by credit/debit card only. There is a $35.00(Mastercard,Visa) administration fee per test required to schedule your CLEP Exam. Candidates must present one form of valid and acceptable identification. These acceptable identifications are listed below:
Candidates identification must:
  • Be government-issued
  • Be an original document - photocopied documents are not acceptable
  • Be valid and current - expired documents(bearing expiration dates that have passed) are not acceptable, no matter how recently they may have expired
  • Bear the test-taker's full name, in English Language characters, exactly as it appears on the Registration Ticket, including the order of the names
  • Middle initials are optional and only need to match the first letter of the middle name when present on both the ticket and the identification
  • Bear a recent recognizable photograph that clearly matches the test-taker
  • Include the test-taker's signature
  • Be in good condition, with clearly legible text and a clearly visible photograph

Acceptable forms of identification include:

  • Government-issued passport with name, photograph, and signature
  • Driver's license with name, photograph, and signature
  • State or Province ID issued by the motor vehicle agency with name, photograph, and signature
  • Military ID with name, photograph, and signature
  • National ID with name, photograph, and signature
  • Tribal ID card with name, photograph, and signature
  • Naturalization card or certificate of citizenship with name, photograph, and signature
  • A Permanent Resident Card (Green Card) with name, photograph, and signature
  • If the student is a minor and unable to provide a primary government-issued ID, then the College Board Student ID Form must be used for identification purposes. This form must include a recognizable photograph, and the school or notary seal must overlap the photo. The student must sign the ID form in the presence of the designated school official or notary. The student must also sign the ID form again at the test center in the presence of a Test Center Administrator. This form is only valid at test centers located in the United States. The ID form must be dated and is valid for only one year.
  • The Student ID Form can be downloaded from the Exam Day Info page of the CLEP Exam Information website. You can also contact CLEP Services at (800) 257-9558, (212) 237-1331, or email clep@info.collegeboard.org for information on obtaining the College Board ID Form.

Unacceptable forms of identification include:

  • Credit or debit cards of any kind
  • Social Security card
  • Employee or Work ID
  • School ID
  • Any document that does not bear a recent recognizable photograph that clearly matches the test-taker
  • Any document that is worn, torn, scuffed, scarred, or otherwise damaged in such a manner that it renders any part of the text on the ID card illegible or renders any part of the photograph unrecognizable
  • Any document that appears tampered with or altered

Identification Requirements for DANTES-Funded Military Candidates

All eligible military personnel and eligible civilian employees of the United States MUST present a current military photo identification card in order to receive DANTES funding.

  • The military ID (Uniformed Services Geneva Conventions Common Access Card) must indicate that the candidate is an active member of the "Armed Forces of the United States."
    • NOTE: Retired service members are not eligible for DANTES-funded CLEP testing; however, they may be eligible for reimbursement for CLEP exams and administrations fees.
  • Authorized Reserve component spouses are also eligible for DANTES-funded CLEP testing. Their ID will indicate "United States Uniformed Services" on the card.
  • Questions regarding a service member's military or the ID of a civilian employee of the military should be referred to DANTES at (850) 452-1111 or visit the CLEP for Military website.
  • Effective October 16 2014, Defense Activity for Non Traditional Education Support (Dantes) will no longer fund CLEP exams for spouses and civilians of the Air National Guard.

College Board Retest Policy

Candidates may not repeat a CLEP exam of the same title within three months*. Scores of exams repeated earlier than three months* will be canceled and test fees forfeited. 

A student who has earned a grade other than a W in the course may not earn CLEP or DANTES credit for the course. A student may earn CLEP or DANTES credit for a course in which he/she is currently enrolled provided that the student withdraws from the course no later than the last date in the term to withdraw with a W.

Please visit the Academic Affairs website to view UNG’s Credit by Exam Policy.   

2016-2017 Dates and Times

 A $35.00 Fee will be required ( Mastercard, Visa) to schedule your CLEP Exam. Dates and Times are listed below and are subject to change. You must have paid through "My Account" on CollegeBoard prior to testing.

  • Monday, November 21, 2016 -- Start times: 8:30 a.m. and 9:00 a.m.
  •  Monday, January 9, 2017 – Date cancelled due to maintenance.
  • Tuesday, January 10, 2017 -- Start times: 9:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, January 11, 2017 -- Start times: 9:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, January 12, 2017 -- Date cancelled due to maintenance.
  • Friday, January 13, 2017 -- Start times: 9:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m.
  • Thursday, February 2, 2017 -- Start times: 9:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m.
  • Monday, February 13, 2017 -- Start times: 9:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, February 28, 2017 -- Start times: 9:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 23, 2017 -- Start times: 9:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, April 19, 2017 -- Start times: 9:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, May 2, 2017 -- Start times: 9:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m.
  • Friday, May 5, 2017 -- Start times: 9:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m.
  • Thursday, May 11, 2017-- Start times: 9:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m.

STUDY RESOURCES

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Gainesville Campus

Important !

What CLEP Subject Examinations does UNG accept?

Please visit the academic affairs website to find a list of CLEP subject exams UNG accepts.

How Can I Pay For & Select My CLEP Test?

You can create and manage your personal account through the "My Account" registration portal. To access this, please visit clep.collegeboard.org/register/exam. The registration platform will allow you to select an exam and pay the $80.00 CLEP fee.

How Can I Schedule A Date For my Exam?

You will now be required to visit the UNG Registerblast exam site* to schedule and pay your $35.00 service fee (Mastercard, Visa).  You will need to pay for the Exam on Collegeboard prior to setting up an appointment. If you arrive fifteen minutes after your scheduled appointment time, you may not be allowed to test.*All transactions are nonrefundable and nontransferable.

* (Do not use the Internet Explorer web browser) 

Cost:

 A $80.00 per test fee is payable to CLEP through clep.collegeboard.org/register/exam by credit/debit card only. There is a $35.00 service fee per test payable on https://www.registerblast.com/ung-gainesville/Exam (Mastercard,Visa). Candidates must present one form of valid and acceptable identification. These acceptable identifications are listed below:
Candidates identification must:
  • Be government-issued
  • Be an original document - photocopied documents are not acceptable
  • Be valid and current - expired documents(bearing expiration dates that have passed) are not acceptable, no matter how recently they may have expired
  • Bear the test-taker's full name, in English Language characters, exactly as it appears on the Registration Ticket, including the order of the names
  • Middle initials are optional and only need to match the first letter of the middle name when present on both the ticket and the identification
  • Bear a recent recognizable photograph that clearly matches the test-taker
  • Include the test-taker's signature
  • Be in good condition, with clearly legible text and a clearly visible photograph

Acceptable forms of identification include:

  • Government-issued passport with name, photograph, and signature
  • Driver's license with name, photograph, and signature
  • State or Province ID issued by the motor vehicle agency with name, photograph, and signature
  • Military ID with name, photograph, and signature
  • National ID with name, photograph, and signature
  • Tribal ID card with name, photograph, and signature
  • Naturalization card or certificate of citizenship with name, photograph, and signature
  • A Permanent Resident Card (Green Card) with name, photograph, and signature
  • If the student is a minor and unable to provide a primary government-issued ID, then the College Board Student ID Form must be used for identification purposes. This form must include a recognizable photograph, and the school or notary seal must overlap the photo. The student must sign the ID form in the presence of the designated school official or notary. The student must also sign the ID form again at the test center in the presence of a Test Center Administrator. This form is only valid at test centers located in the United States. The ID form must be dated and is valid for only one year.
  • The Student ID Form can be downloaded from the Exam Day Info page of the CLEP website: http://clep.collegeboard.org/exam-day-info. You can also contact CLEP Services at (800) 257-9558, (212) 237-1331, or clep@info.collegeboard.org for information on obtaining the College Board ID Form.

Unacceptable forms of identification include:

  • Credit or debit cards of any kind
  • Social Security card
  • Employee or Work ID
  • School ID
  • Any document that does not bear a recent recognizable photograph that clearly matches the test-taker
  • Any document that is worn, torn, scuffed, scarred, or otherwise damaged in such a manner that it renders any part of the text on the ID card illegible or renders any part of the photograph unrecognizable
  • Any document that appears tampered with or altered

Identification Requirements for DANTES-Funded Military Candidates

All eligible military personnel and eligible civilian employees of the United States MUST present a current military photo identification card in order to receive DANTES funding.

  • The military ID (Uniformed Services Geneva Conventions Common Access Card) must indicate that the candidate is an active member of the "Armed Forces of the United States."
    • NOTE: Retired service members are not eligible for DANTES-funded CLEP testing; however, they may be eligible for reimbursement for CLEP exams and administrations fees.
  • Authorized Reserve component spouses are also eligible for DANTES-funded CLEP testing. Their ID will indicate "United States Uniformed Services" on the card.
  • Questions regarding a service member's military or the ID of a civilian employee of the military should be referred to DANTES at (850) 452-1111 or visit  http://www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/clep/military.html#eligible.
  • Effective October 16 2014, Defense Activity for Non Traditional Education Support (Dantes) will no longer fund CLEP exams for spouses and civilians of the Air National Guard.

College Board Retest Policy

Candidates may not repeat a CLEP exam of the same title within three months*. Scores of exams repeated earlier than three months* will be canceled and test fees forfeited. 

A student who has earned a grade other than a W in the course may not earn CLEP or DANTES credit for the course. A student may earn CLEP or DANTES credit for a course in which he/she is currently enrolled provided that the student withdraws from the course no later than the last date in the term to withdraw with a W.

Please visit http://ung.edu/academic-affairs/policies-and-guidelines/credit-by-examination.php to view UNG’s Credit by Exam Policy.   

2016-2017 Dates and Times

An appointment is now required.To schedule and pay for a CLEP exam, please visit https://www.registerblast.com/ung-gainesville/Exam. A $35.00 Fee will be required ( Mastercard, Visa) to schedule a date for the exam. Dates and Times are listed below and are subject to change. You must have paid through "My Account" prior to testing.

  • Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 9:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m.
  • Monday, December 19, 2016 at  1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, January 5, 2017 at 9:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m.
  • Friday, January 6, 2017 at 9:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m.
  • Monday, February, 20, 2017 at 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. 2:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m.
  • Friday, April 21, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. 10:00 a.m. 1:00 p.m.

STUDY RESOURCES

 

Oconee Campus

Important

What CLEP Subject Examinations does UNG accept? Please visit the Academic Affairs website to find a list of CLEP subject exams UNG accepts.

How Can I Pay For & Select My CLEP Exam?

You can create and manage your personal account through the "My Account" registration portal on CollegeBoard. The registration platform will allow you to select an exam and pay the $80.00 CLEP fee.

How Can I Schedule A Date For my Exam?

You will need to pay the $80.00 CLEP fee on CollegeBoard prior to setting up your appointment. There is a required $35.00 service fee ( Mastercard, Visa) when you schedule your CLEP Exam.  (Do not use the Internet Explorer web browser) . *All transactions are non-refundable and nontransferable.

*If you arrive fifteen minutes after your scheduled appointment time, you may not be allowed to test.

Cost:

A $80.00 per test fee is payable to CLEP through CollegeBoard by credit/debit card only. There is a $35.00(Mastercard,Visa) administration fee per test required to schedule your CLEP Exam. Candidates must present one form of valid and acceptable identification. These acceptable identifications are listed below:
Candidates identification must:
  • Be government-issued
  • Be an original document - photocopied documents are not acceptable
  • Be valid and current - expired documents(bearing expiration dates that have passed) are not acceptable, no matter how recently they may have expired
  • Bear the test-taker's full name, in English Language characters, exactly as it appears on the Registration Ticket, including the order of the names
  • Middle initials are optional and only need to match the first letter of the middle name when present on both the ticket and the identification
  • Bear a recent recognizable photograph that clearly matches the test-taker
  • Include the test-taker's signature
  • Be in good condition, with clearly legible text and a clearly visible photograph
Acceptable forms of identification include:
  • Government-issued passport with name, photograph, and signature
  • Driver's license with name, photograph, and signature
  • State or Province ID issued by the motor vehicle agency with name, photograph, and signature
  • Military ID with name, photograph, and signature
  • National ID with name, photograph, and signature
  • Tribal ID card with name, photograph, and signature
  • Naturalization card or certificate of citizenship with name, photograph, and signature
  • A Permanent Resident Card (Green Card) with name, photograph, and signature
  • If the student is a minor and unable to provide a primary government-issued ID, then the College Board Student ID Form must be used for identification purposes. This form must include a recognizable photograph, and the school or notary seal must overlap the photo. The student must sign the ID form in the presence of the designated school official or notary. The student must also sign the ID form again at the test center in the presence of a Test Center Administrator. This form is only valid at test centers located in the United States. The ID form must be dated and is valid for only one year.
  • The Student ID Form can be downloaded from the Exam Day Info page of the CLEP Exam Information website. You can also contact CLEP Services at (800) 257-9558, (212) 237-1331, or email clep@info.collegeboard.org for information on obtaining the College Board ID Form.

Unacceptable forms of identification include:
  • Credit or debit cards of any kind
  • Social Security card
  • Employee or Work ID
  • School ID
  • Any document that does not bear a recent recognizable photograph that clearly matches the test-taker
  • Any document that is worn, torn, scuffed, scarred, or otherwise damaged in such a manner that it renders any part of the text on the ID card illegible or renders any part of the photograph unrecognizable
  • Any document that appears tampered with or altered
Identification Requirements for DANTES-Funded Military Candidates
All eligible military personnel and eligible civilian employees of the United States MUST present a current military photo identification card in order to receive DANTES funding.
  • The military ID (Uniformed Services Geneva Conventions Common Access Card) must indicate that the candidate is an active member of the "Armed Forces of the United States."
    • NOTE: Retired service members are not eligible for DANTES-funded CLEP testing; however, they may be eligible for reimbursement for CLEP exams and administrations fees.
  • Authorized Reserve component spouses are also eligible for DANTES-funded CLEP testing. Their ID will indicate "United States Uniformed Services" on the card.
  • Questions regarding a service member's military or the ID of a civilian employee of the military should be referred to DANTES at (850) 452-1111 or visit the CLEP for Military website.
  • Effective October 16th 2014 , Defense Activity for Non Traditional Education Support (Dantes) will no longer fund CLEP exams for spouses and civilians of the Air National Guard.
 

College Board Retest Policy


Candidates may not repeat a CLEP exam of the same title within three months*. Scores of exams repeated earlier than three months* will be canceled and test fees forfeited.
A student who has earned a grade other than a W in the course may not earn CLEP or DANTES credit for the course. A student may earn CLEP or DANTES credit for a course in which he/she is currently enrolled provided that the student withdraws from the course no later than the last date in the term to withdraw with a W.
 

2016 Dates and Times

  • Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 1:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 1:30 p.m.
  • Friday, November 4, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
  • Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 1:30 p.m.
  • Monday, November 14, 2016 at 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 1:30 p.m.
  • Monday, November 28, 2016 at 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 1:30 p.m.
  • Friday, December 9, 2016 at 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m.
All CLEP examinations are:
  • Computer delivered exams
  • Have a 90 minute time limit
  • Cost $115.00.  $80.00 paid by debit or credit to Clep for exam fee and $35.00  paid in MasterCard or Visa to schedule your appointment.  
For more information regarding the CLEP program and official study guides, visit the official website at http://www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/clep/about.html 
Cell phones are not permitted in the testing lab.  Please leave your cell phone in your car or you may leave it in the Testing Center Office.
NOTE:  As of Oct. 17, 2014, the CLEP® retest policy will be changed to allow test-takers to retest three (3) months after the last exam administration, as opposed to six months. Please note that this policy is in effect only for students who test on Oct. 17, 2014 or after.
The university limits the number of hours of Credit by Examination to 45 semester hours and no more than 24 hours of IB credit (bachelors degree).  No more than 30 hours of credit by exam credit may be applied to an associate’s degree program.
If you have any questions please email Judy.L.Taylor@ung.edu or call 706-310-6308.
 

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