COVID-19 Information

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Testing Services

COVID_19 Information

Testing services has reopened with limited seating capacity and social distancing guidelines in place. More information will be posted as it becomes available. Please contact our office at 573-651-2836 or if you need assistance.


ACT - National June testing cancelled. Possible 2 dates in July. We are open to give the R-ACT if you are planning to attend Southeast.

LSAT - Cancelled until further notice

CPCE - Online testing available

PearsonVUE - We have multiple dates open with limited seating. If you have received a cancellation notice from Pearson, please read the notice carefully. Most people are being rescheduled with a placeholder appointment in Minnesota. They do NOT expect you to travel to Minnesota to test. Go to your PearsonVue account to reschedule locally.

IdentoGo Background Checks and Fingerprinting - Opening May 26. APPOINTMENTS ONLY. Must be preregistered

Microsoft Office Testing for Dr. Mueller - we are open

On-line course proctoring - we are open

Please don't hesitate to reach out to us. We will help if we can. Thank you for your patience.



Testing Services supports the mission of Southeast Missouri State University by providing high-quality assessment services to students and the community.

Fulfilling our mission includes:

  • Providing exams in a professional, secure, and accessible environment that supports academic success.
  • Promoting an atmosphere that encourages students, faculty, staff, and community members to readily utilize our numerous services.
  • Offering the most advanced testing options to assist individuals as they pursue academic and professional fulfillment.
  • Creating optimal test environments adhering to the National College Testing Association (NCTA) Professional Standards and Guidelines.

Testing Services coordinates academic assessment and other testing programs, which are offered to Southeast students and members of the community. Testing Services supervises placement testing for new students, placement and exit testing for various University programs, the Credit by Exam program and correspondence testing as well as high school outreach programs such as dual enrollment examinations. Testing Services also coordinates high school equivalency (HiSET), special accommodations testing, state testing and national testing programs, either as a test center or as a source of information.

Southeast Missouri State University Testing Services is a member of the Consortium of College Testing Centers (CCTC), supporting distance learning.

Testing Services is located in Kent Library, 1st floor Room 108. Enter building through the east-side entrance doors by Textbook Rentals.

Individuals needing assistance into the building, please contact Testing Services at 573-651-2836 prior to arriving.


Office hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Summer hours:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Visitor Policy

While it is important for candidates to have a support system in place, visitors are not allowed in the testing rooms for any reason. Visitors may wait in the reception area or the hallway where benches and chairs are available. Children are not permitted in the testing rooms or to be left unattended while a candidate takes an exam.


Kent Library Room 108
Testing Services
One University Plaza, MS 3970
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701