Locations and Hours

Purdue University Northwest has testing centers on both campuses to serve the testing needs of our students, faculty and community.

Our full-service, comfortable and secure labs offer an array of testing services. Whether you’re looking for an exam proctor or need to take a placement test, make-up test or credit by exam, we’re here to help!

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The newly renovated 98-seat Testing Center in the Student Union Library Building is a secure and comfortable lab, with lockers, camera surveillance and in-person proctoring. Exams can be scheduled during any open hours as well as on a block schedule.

Student exam registration

Faculty Exam Request

Monday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Wednesday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Student Union Library Building 
Hammond, IN  46323

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This center offers placement testing for math, English and foreign language, CLEP and ACT Residual exams, departmental test-out exams, makeup exams for PNW students, proctored exams for PNW and non-PNW students and ServSafe exams, as well as academic exams for PNW students, primarily for the College of Nursing, but available to all PNW faculty/students.

Student exam registration

Faculty Exam Request

Monday to Friday – 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Technology Building, Room 265
1401 S US 421 Westville, IN  46391

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Lion sculptures on PNW's Hammond campus

Testing Center Policies

Our testing centers serve as secure locations for exam administration. We ask that you adhere to general policies when testing at our locations and have your ID present.

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