Effective immediately, WWU’s Testing Center will be closed for testing and passport acceptance services. We will continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation in order to determine the possibility of offering testing and passport services in April, and post any updates here.

Questions may be emailed to testing.center@wwu.edu.

Testing Center Hours and Directions

Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday testing available, by appointment. Please call (360) 650-3080 to learn more.

Before your visit, please view our important parking and directions information and check Western’s website for possible closures before coming to any scheduled testing.

Parking & Directions

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Western Washington University Testing Center

The Testing Center subscribes to the NCTA (National College Testing Association) Professional Standards and Guidelines for Post-Secondary Test Centers and is a member of NCTA and CCTC (Consortium of College Testing Centers).

Western’s Testing Center is here to help:

  • Administer and proctor exams for independent study courses.
  • Provide distance learning exams for both Western students and students attending other universities.
  • Provide information on national testing programs.
  • Maintain records of entrance test scores.
  • Administer and proctors course challenge examinations.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Testing Center provides high quality and secure test administration for students, graduates, professionals and community members to enhance academic and professional goals, and adheres to the National College Testing Association Professional Standards and Guidelines.

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Western Washington University is conveniently located throughout the Puget Sound and Central Salish Sea regions.

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