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Makeup tests


Attention: Walk-in testing has been suspended during COVID operations.

The Academic Testing Center offers the administration of makeup tests on an individual basis for students who are unable to test because of an excused absence from a CCU in-class test.  Please refer to CCU’s Class Attendance policy for more information on excused absences.  

Information for students:

Your instructor initiates the makeup test process.  Once we receive the test and instructions from your instructor, we will send you an email with your testing options. You will have two options for taking your test:

  • You can make an appointment, OR
  • You may test during walk-in hours.  Click here for more info on our walk-in testing.

***You will have to take advantage of our walk-in testing hours if:

  • There are no available appointments, OR
  • You make an appointment and do not arrive on time.

If you have questions, please see our Frequently Asked Questions.

Information for instructors:

ATTENTION INSTRUCTORS: Technical issues (lockdown, webcam, microphone, etc.) and instructor/student preference to test in the ATC are not considered excused absences.

Instructors must submit to the ATC a completed Makeup Test Request Form and all test material (test, instructions, charts, formulas, etc.).

*** ATC will only process requests once we have received both the request AND the test materials. These items may be submitted in person to CSCC 102 or by email.

The delivery or return of the Makeup Test Request Form and/or test by the student is not permitted; all forms and tests must be submitted by the faculty member or their administrative assistant.

We recommend that instructors allow a minimum of 3-5 days for the tests to be completed by the students.  This is especially true at the end of the semester when the ATC experiences higher than average testing volume.

The ATC will notify the students by email of their testing options: either scheduling an appointment or using our walk-in testing option.

The completed test will be returned either by instructor pickup or by email, as indicated on the Makeup Test Request form.  Please note that the ATC does not accept or return exams by student delivery or campus mail.

If you have questions, please see our Frequently Asked Questions.