Academic Testing Center

The Academic Testing Center administers make-up tests for RACC campus-based courses and proctored tests for RACC online courses. The Academic Testing Center does not administer placement tests or tests for external institutions. For information about placement, see RACC Placement Testing.

The Academic Testing Center is located in Berks Hall Room 153. Testing is available Monday through Friday during the hours listed below. In addition, testing is available in the Yocum Library by appointment on Saturdays and Sundays. Please e-mail if you have any questions.

Submit the Testing Center Request Form to schedule a Saturday or Sunday testing appointment. The deadline for weekend appointments is 5:00 PM on the Thursday prior to the test date. Students must present a picture ID when using the Academic Testing Center.

  • Academic Testing Center: Schedule
  • Academic Testing Center: Rules

Academic Testing Center Schedule

December 2019


Because of construction work in the Academic Testing Center area during December, testing will be available by appointment only. If you want to make an appointment, email

If you have questions, please contact Mary Ellen G. Heckman 610-372-4721 x 5061 or email her at


  • Picture ID must be presented when registering for tests in the Academic Testing Center.
  • Only test-takers are allowed in the Academic Testing Center.
  • Cell phones must be set to vibrate and kept off desks in the Academic Testing Center during testing.
  • No sound equipment and/or headphones are allowed in the Academic Testing Center (disposable earplugs are available to block distracting sounds).
  • No tobacco products or e-cigarettes.
  • Students must use scrap paper provided by Academic Testing Center.
  • No testing materials (including, but not limited to, test questions, test instructions, student tests, drafts, practice or working notes) may be removed from the Academic Testing Center by students.
  • Additional supplies such as calculators or dictionaries are allowed only when specified by instructors on Academic Testing Center forms.
  • Students cannot leave the Academic Testing Center during tests.
  • Students cannot return to the Academic Testing Center to finish tests at a later time unless their instructors have made such arrangements.
  • Students should contact their instructors to find out if their tests have been placed in the Academic Testing Center.
  • Requests for weekend testing in The Yocum Library must be received by the prior Thursday.