Computer-based testing

The Computer Based Testing Center for GRE, FoRT, Praxis, ACE, and other academic, licensure, and employment/talent screening exams is currently CLOSED until the UWL campus reopens.
Once campus is open, the Test Center will resume operation.

Hours: Tuesday - Saturday
7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

2106 Centennial Hall
La Crosse, WI 54601 
Phone: 608.785.8968
Fax: 608.785.8965
Lot C-10, kitty corner from Centennial Hall, is a pay-to-park lot. It is $1 per hour. Pay at the kiosk in the NE corner as you leave the lot.
See the UWL Parking Website for details and to watch the parking video.

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  • ACE (American Council on Exercise)
  • ACT (ACT college admission test, national test dates)
  • ACTFL* (American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages)
          ACTFL registration instructions
  • ASE (Automotive Service Excellence)
  • BOC (Board of Certification for Athletic Trainers)
  • Civil Service (Wisconsin)
  • CLEP* (College Level Exam Program)
  • Correspondence* (proctored/distance exams)
  • DSST* (college credit by exam, formerly DANTES)
  • FORT (Foundations of Reading Test - Wisconsin)
  • GRE (Graduate Record Examination)
  • LSAT (Law School Admission Test)
  • MAT* (Miller Analogies Test)
  • MTLE (Minnesota Teacher Licensure Test)
  • NTN (National Testing Network, jobs in public safety)
  • Praxis Series (Praxis CORE, Praxis Subject Tests)
  • SAT (SAT college admission test)
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
  • UW Placement Exam

*Register through Register Blas( exams marked with *.  Register for other exams through their websites.


  • Register BlastFast and secure online registration for these exams - ACTFL, Residual ACT, CLEP, DSST, MAT, and Proctored correspondence exams.
  • There is a $3.50 surcharge for this service.
  • All online registrations are final and no refunds will be given. We will reschedule your exam once for free, but you must contact the test center in writing at least 24 hours before your scheduled exam appointment.
  • If registering a family member for a test, please fill in all information areas with the examinee's information (name, email address, etc.) even if the credit card or checking account used for payment may not be in the examinees name. 
  • Upon successful registration, an email confirmation receipt will be sent.  Print confirmation receipt and bring it on the test date.  IMPORTANT If an email confirmation receipt is not received, there may be a problem with the registration, registrant may have entered an invalid email address, or an email spam blocker may be preventing receipt from coming through. If you do not receive an email confirmation, first check spam blocker, and if that doesn't help, call our test center (608-785-8074).
  • An email reminder will be sent two days before scheduled test date.