Testing Center Hours M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.Welcome to the Testing Center

The GMAT and GRE are now available in Bellingham.

Register and pay for the GMAT on the Pearson Vue website.

Register and pay for GRE on the Prometric ETS website.

The mission of the Testing Center is to provide high quality and secure testing services for students, graduates, professionals and those from the local and regional community.

NEW Saturday and Evening Hours

Open every Saturday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. through Spring Quarter (except April 15 and May 27).
Open every Thursday 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. through Spring Quarter.

Essential Parking Information for Testing Center

Note:  Testing Center is located off-campus at 333 32nd Street – AC120

Parking permits are required in the Testing Center parking lot (32G) on Monday-Friday.  If needed, please pay for your parking permit at the pay station at the 32G parking lot. Pay stations accept MasterCard and Visa and you will need to enter your license plate number. There are no refunds.  If you are testing on a Saturday, you may park next to the building free of charge.

Call the Parking Office (360) 650-2945 for additional parking information.


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.

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).

The WWU Testing Center adheres to the standards and guidelines of the National College Testing Association (NCTA) and the Consortium of College Testing Centers (CCTC).

Page Updated 02.23.2017