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Testing Lab Information-

Additional Information for Faculty

Students must bring ID

For security purposes, all students coming into the lab for testing must have a valid form of either federal-issued or state-issued photo identification ready to present to the Testing Proctor on duty.


Testing Lab Check-in Center: William Atkinson Hall Room 118
Phone: 517.796.8421

Testing Lab Hours-                            

Regular Hours
Monday 1:00pm - 8:00pm
Tuesday 11:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday 1:00pm - 8:00pm
Thursday 11:00am - 5:00pm
Friday 10:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday 10:00am - 4:00pm

All exams are collected at closing time. The Testing Lab closes promptly at the end of each session. Be sure to allow ample time to complete your test before the lab closes. Testing Lab hours change during semester breaks and holidays. Please call 796.8421 to confirm hours.

Contact Information

General Information & Test Materials: Testing Lab 517.796.8421; Debora Moyer, x8621 (517.796.8621); email

Special Needs Accommodations: Monica Bouman, Director, Center for Student Success (517-990-1359)


Security cameras monitor the testing lab at all times. Proctors and Library staff supervise all testing.

Academic Honesty

Any suspected cheating will result in termination of your exam session and will be immediately reported to administration and to your instructor for investigation and appropriate disciplinary actions.

Test Distribution

  • Exams are distributed from WA 118
  • Your instructor has provided a list of students who will take the exam
  • Your name needs to be on the list
  • Your instructor has provided a list of items you may bring into the Testing Lab
  • Time limits and JetNet passwords have been provided by your instructor

Special Accommodations

Students who need special accommodations due to physical impairments or learning disabilities must contact the Center for Student Success, 517.796.8415. Students must make arrangements at least one week prior to taking the exam or Course Placement assessment.

The Testing Lab is equipped with Assistive Technology for all students. For more information, please visit the Assistive Technology page

What to bring

  • Valid Photo ID
  • Pencils or Pens
  • Items permitted by your instructor

What NOT to bring

  • Bookbags, purses, and other personal items. Leave them in your car or locker.
  • Items not on the list of what your instructor allows.
  • CELL PHONES, or a electronic device of any kind.
  • Children, friends, and anyone or anything that would disturb the secure and quiet testing environment
  • Food
  • Any item that enables cheating

What can go wrong

  • Your test has not arrived to the Testing Lab
  • JetNet is not set with the right access or the correct dates and times
  • Your name is not on the testing list
  • The Testing Lab closes before you can complete the test.

Please be patient while we try to resolve the problem and offer you options.

Things to remember

  • Only materials specified by instructors are allowed
  • CELL PHONES, pagers and other devices are not allowed in the Testing Lab
  • If you leave the Testing Lab for any reason, your test is considered complete
  • You are liable for your possessions you leave in the vicinity of the Testing Lab

Course Placement

  • You must show a valid photo ID and the admissions acceptance letter.
  • Reading, Writing, and Math are computerized.
  • The Nursing program allows only one re-take of Course Placement.
  • Check out the Student Services Course Placement page for more information.


Take time to prepare for exams by visiting the Center for Student Success for help with test taking strategies, coping skills for test anxiety, and study strategies to learn the material. Drop by Bert Walker Hall Room 125 or call 517.796.8415.