Testing Services

Testing Services

EMU offers computer-based testing services for CLEP and DSST. We are an open testing site. Proctoring services are considered on a per approval basis.

How to schedule a testing appointment?

Testing is available by appointment. We recommend a two week lead time.
Test times: CLEP 1.5 hours and DSST 2 hours.
Test Days: Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday
Evening and weekend testing is not available.

Contact our office at testing.lancaster@emu.edu or 717-690-8600 to schedule an appointment.

Cost & Payment Method

Administration Fees:
$30 for CLEP / DSST
$50 for DSST Principals of Public Speaking [includes Part 1 & 2}
$50 for Approved Exam Proctoring
Prepay online with debit, credit or e-check.

CLEP: $89 test fee (pre-paid online at CollegeBoard.org )

DSST: $85 test fee (debit or credit card)

Proctored Tests: Pre-approval required

What to Bring?

  1. A valid government issued photo ID with signature – The name on the ID must match the name printed on the CLEP Registration Ticket.
  2. Valid ID List
  3. CLEP – Test Exam Registration Ticket (generated when complete registration and payment on College Board’s website)
  4. DSST – Appropriate payment method
  5. Administration fee (cash or check) or proof of prepayment
  6. Scrap paper and pencils are provided. Check test websites below to determine whether additional items are needed for your test.

How to Register for a Exams?

CLEP Exam – Requires pre-registration and pre-payment online at CollegeBoard.org

DSST Exam – Registration and payment upon arrival for testing appointment.

Additional Information



Directions to our facility:

Our address is 1846 Charter Lane, Lancaster, PA 17601

EMU at Lancaster is located at 1846 Charter Lane within the Greenfield Corporate Center, easily accessible from the Greenfield Road exit of U.S. Route 30 (see map below). The recently expanded site makes available four classrooms and adequate office space for enhanced learning capacity.

Directions from the East:
From Route 30, take the Greenfield Road exit. Turn right at the traffic light on Greenfield Road. Turn right at the next traffic light on Hempstead Road. Turn left on Olde Homestead Lane, then left on Charter Lane after you pass the post office. Turn right into the first parking lot (across from the KinderCare Learning Center).

Directions from the West:
From Route 30, take the Greenfield Road exit. Bear right on Greenfield Road. Proceed through the next traffic light. Turn right at the next traffic light on Hempstead Road (between Visitor’s Center and Holiday Inn). Turn left on Olde Homestead Lane. Take the first road left (after post office) on Charter Lane. Turn right into the first parking lot across from KinderCare Learning Center.

Lancaster Campus Map and Directions

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