Before You Begin
and deadlines are set by individual test centers.
Contact your test center directly for this information
before filling out this registration form. Some institutions
use their own forms or have online registration proce-
dures. Others will accept this form. Check with your test
center to find out the deadline for submitting registra-
Contact your test center for available test dates. Enter
your first and second test date choices (month, day, and
year). A second date is needed in case there are any
If you plan to take more than one test, you must submit
separate fee payments for each exam.
Item15—Students with Disabilities
Check this box if you require testing accommodations.
Be sure to contact your test center well in advance of the
test date to make the necessary arrangements and to find
out its deadline for submitting documentation. (See page
3, “Accommodations for Students with Disabilities.”)
Check the box next to the title of each examination you
wish to take. If your school requires you to write an
optional essay, check the box and enter the title of the
exam(s) for which you will also take the essay section.
Exam descriptions are on pages 4–6.
Test centers’ policies vary as to how many examinations you may
take in one day. Check with the test center where you plan to test.
If you are repeating any of the examinations you checked
in Item 17, check this box.
Any examination may be repeated six months or more
after you last took it, but inquire about your college’s
regulations before registering for retesting. Scores on
canceled and test fees forfeited.
CLEP Exam Fees: The fee for each CLEP exam is $70.
Certain exams have an optional essay. If your institution
requires an optional essay, you must pay an additional $10
fee to your test center. CLEP exams and optional essays
are free to all eligible military personnel and civilian
employees (with proper military ID). Test fees must be
paid by valid credit card (preferred method of payment)
or a check or money order made payable to the College-
Level Examination Program. Checks made payable to any
other payee will not be accepted, and CLEP cannot be
money order may be dated no more than three months
earlier than the test date. There is a $15 surcharge for a
returned check. A separate payment is required for each
TestCenterAdministrationFees: Most test centers
charge a nonrefundable administration fee, directly
payable to the institution. The College Board recommends
a $15 administration fee; however, each test center
establishes its own policy and may charge a
different amount. DANTES-funded military candidates
are required to pay the test center administration fee.
Contact the test center directly to inquire about forms of
payment for the administration and optional essay fees.
How to Complete the Registration Form
Submit your Registration Form directly to your test center.