UWL Testing Center

A page within Counseling & Testing

The UWL Computer Based Test Center is open Monday - Friday from 7:30 am until 5:00 pm.

Phone: 608.785.8968  Fax: 608.785.8965

Location: 2106 Centennial Hall (second floor)
La Crosse, WI 54601 
N43º 48' 48"
W91º 13' 56"

Parking: Lot C-10, kitty-corner from Centennial Hall, is a pay-to-park lot. It is $1 per hour.  You should download the Passport Parking app in advance and pay on your smartphone. The Passport Parking app is the only way to pay for parking as the pay stations will be removed on June 30, 2023.
Visitors can download the Passport Parking app to their smartphones and can then add time remotely by selecting one of the numbered zones on campus. Visitors use their license plates to validate transactions. Lot C-10 is zone 672.
See the UWL Parking Website for details and to watch the parking video. 

Visit the Directions to Testing Center page for driving directions.


Admissions exams
Licensure & Professional Certification exams
Employment & Talent screening exams
UW Placement Tests



Most testing appointments are scheduled through the exam vendor; see below for the tests offered through the UWL Testing Center.


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  • ACE (American Council on Exercise)
  • ASE (Automotive Service Excellence)
         ASE testing has returned to the Coulee Region.
         Scheduling is now live for ASE Test Center 7643, UW La Crosse.
         ASE testing is available every Friday.
  • ACT (ACT college admission test, National test dates) test center 046720
  • **ACTFL (American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages)
          ACTFL registration instructions
  • BOC (Board of Certification for Athletic Trainers)
  • CHES/MCHES (Certified Health Education Specialist)
  • **CLEP  - Earn college credit through College Level Exam Program, Test Center1914
    • UWL CLEP Policy
    • Modern States FREE CLEP test prep and Modern States will pay for your CLEP Test
      Earn FREE College Credit with Modern States and CLEP
      Register and enroll in a prep course at Modern States
      Complete the prep course and request your free CLEP test
      Use a voucher from Modern States to pay the $90 CLEP test fee
      Schedule your exam at UWL Test Center
      Take your test and send your CLEP Scores to UWL
      Get college credit for qualifying scores
      Modern States will reimburse the $28.50 proctor fee
      Modern States Handout.pdf
  • **Correspondence (proctored/distance exams for other schools)
  • **DSST (college credit by exam, formerly DANTES) center DSST9068
  • FORT (Foundations of Reading Test - Wisconsin)
  • GRE (Graduate Record Examination) register for center STN20517A
  • LSAT (Law School Admission Test)
  • **MAT (Miller Analogies Test)
  • MTLE (Minnesota Teacher Licensure Exams)
  • NTN (National Testing Network, jobs in public safety, police, firefighter)
  • Praxis Series (Praxis CORE, Praxis Subject Tests) register for center STN20517A
  • SAT (SAT college admission test) test center 50172
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) register for center STN20517A
  • UW Placement Tests
  • Wisconsin Pesticide Applicator Test (PAT) on line through Pearson/VUE

**Register through Register Blast (www.registerblast.com/uwlaxfor exams marked with **.  

    Register for other exams through their websites.


  • Register BlastFast and secure online registration for these exams - ACTFL, 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 information (name, email address, etc.) even if the credit card or checking account used for payment may not be in the examinee 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.