Academic Testing

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Please note: EKU Academic Testing cannot accept unofficial test scores.


Mission Statement

The EKU Office of Academic Testing helps maintain the academic mission of Eastern Kentucky University by providing various testing options to prospective and current EKU students, and members of our local community. Our Office adheres to the test administration practices which abide by nationally recognized professional testing standards and government regulations as prescribed by NCTA Professional Standards and Guidelines. We uphold the integrity of the testing process by incorporating ethical standards and security measures followed by all staff members. We treat all examinees in a respectful, helpful, and courteous manner to ensure a suitable/comfortable test-taking environment.

Vision Statement

The EKU Office of Academic Testing will be an office where prospective and current EKU students, as well as local community members, can come to begin, sharpen, and further their post-secondary educational careers through optional and mandatory assessments.

Our office…

  • coordinates, administers, and plans academic tests that are requested by the University and education community;
  • provides services related to national tests, state assessments, and locally developed exams; and
  • offers Eastern Kentucky University students and other registered examinees a friendly and comfortable environment for testing.

To request test accommodations as a result of a disability, 504 plan, or an Individualized Education Program (IEP), please contact the EKU Office of Services for Individuals with Disabilities at (859) 622-2933, or visit the OSID website at