Welcome to NIU Testing Services

New students must take required and/or optional exams as early as possible, before they attend new student orientation. Students cannot test on their orientation date.

See Current Testing Schedule for dates and times

To register for New student exams and for the A.Q.E.
click on the button below:

New Student Registration

FALL 2014 FINALS TEST PROCESSING SCHEDULE Office Hours:

  • Monday, December 8 - Thursday, December 11, 8:00 A.M. - 5:30 P.M
    (open during lunch)
  • Friday, December 12, 8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M. (open during lunch)
  • Saturday, December 13, Testing Services will be closed.

Testing Services provides comprehensive testing and evaluation support services for Northern Illinois University students, faculty, staff, administration, and individuals or agencies in the University's service region. Located in the historical section of NIU's Campus in Adams Hall, Room 128.  Testing Services office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. until 4:30 PM.

Phone: (815)753-1203 
Fax: (815)753-3701
E-mail: testing@niu.edu
Mail: Testing Services, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115-2854