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Testing and Proctoring Services

We serve as a testing site for the GRE Subject. For other testing and proctoring services, see below.


ALEKS Placement, Preparation and Learning (PPL) is available for STEM students to accurately assess, prepare, and place students into a Calculus courses over the summer. For questions, email us at [email protected]


Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) Nursing Exam

The ATI TEAS Exam is a basic admissions requirement that is composed of 170 multiple-choice test questions of basic academic knowledge in Reading, Mathematics, Science, English and Language. Cal State LA offers the exam to all future applicants that desire to pursue a career in nursing or allied health program. The exam is currently offered remotely. For registrationRemote TEAS Registration

Students that register to take the exam at Cal State LA will receive an email from the University Testing Center two weeks prior to the scheduled exam detailing important information. Please feel free to call us at 323-343-3160 or email [email protected] for questions regarding the administration of the exam.

Spring 2022 Testing Dates

  • February 17 & 24

  • March 10, 17 & 31

  • April 14 & 21

  • May 12 & 19

For ATI Preparation, please visit TEAS Prep.

ATI Teas Exam Frequently Asked Questions

Proctoring Services

Proctoring Services (temporarily suspended):

Cal State Los Angeles Testing Office offers proctoring services for other institutions or facilities that may require testing when the candidate is not in the area of their institution or facility. Proctored examinations take place at the Testing Center. Candidates must obtain approval from their institution or facility and then request an appointment via email: [email protected]

All appointments are subject to availability:  Tuesday through Friday, 8:30 2:00 p.m.  All testing concludes by 2 p.m.

Service Fees

$25/ an hour (rounded up to the nearest hour), $25 for each additional hour:

15 minutes = $6.25

30 minutes = $12.50

45 minutes = $18.75

60 minutes = $25.00

Steps to follow before an exam:

  • The candidate is responsible for contacting the Testing Center to schedule a testing date and time.

  • Contact the Testing Center within 48 business hours of an approved exam to schedule an appointment.

  • Ensure Testing Center receives all test materials before the day of the exam.

  • Bring appropriate identification such as government-issued ID and test fees on the day of your exam.

  • Bring all fees: All fees are payable by cash, check, or money order to the Cal State LA Cashier’s Office.

  • A slip with your total will be provided for you. 

  • Please take over to the Cashiers' Office. Credit cards are not accepted. 

NOTE: Same-day appointments are not available. Payment and fees are due the day of testing. The Testing Center will NOT accept any form of payment.

Students who arrive 15 minutes after their exam appointment are subject to cancellation. Please notify the Testing Center immediately if you will be more than 15 minutes late.

Parking lot C is the nearest structure to the Testing Center.