SVCC Course Exams

Acceptable Forms of ID

  • Government issued photo ID
  • State issued photo ID
  • SVCC Student ID

Exam Preparation

When preparing to take your exams at the SVCC Testing Center, please be aware of our hours.  When scheduling give yourself plenty of time to check in and complete your exam.  All exams will be stopped and collected ten minutes prior to the close of day. 

If you are late to your scheduled appointment, you risk losing that time to complete your exam.

 How to Schedule Course Testing in the SVCC Testing Center

  1. Log into Canvas.
  2. Click “Testing Center” from your course menu in Canvas.
  3. When “Choose an Exam” appears, select your precise exam.
  4. Click the Select a Date For Your Exam field to choose an available testing date from the calendar.
  5. Click the Choose a Time field to select an available testing time.
  6. Click Add to Cart.
  7. If you need to add another exam, click Add Another Exam and repeat the previous process.
  8. Click Ready to check out. (It will show a balance of $0.)
  9. If you have completed all necessary registrations, click Complete Registration.
  10. Once you have clicked Complete Registration, your confirmation email will appear on the screen, you may print a copy for your records.
  11. Upon a successful transaction you will receive an immediate email confirmation receipt.
  12. Bring a photo ID to your appointment.

  How to Reschedule your appointment 
  1. Click “Testing Center” from your course menu in Canvas.
  2. Click the My History tab.
  3. Click the My Account/ My Exams/ My History tab at the top of page.
  4. Enter an email address.
  5. Enter the email address you used to initially schedule your exam (Defaults to your SVCC student email account.)
  6. Click the Continue button underneath the email field.
  7. Check the email. You will receive an email in a few minutes.  The link in the email is valid for 90 minutes.
  8. Click the link in the email. This will open a new window with your registration history.
  9. Find the exam you want to reschedule.
  10. Click the Reschedule link.
  11. A calendar will appear with dates for rescheduling purposes.
  12. Choose the new date and time you want for the exam and click Reschedule.
  13. If there is no link to reschedule, contact your testing center directly at testing@svcc.edu.


Accommodations must be filed through the Disability Support Office.  The Coordinator of Disability Support is located in room 1F25.  Appointments may be made by calling 815-835-6220.

Steps to Take the Exam

  1. Follow the instructions above to schedule/reschedule your appointment.
  2. Bring a valid photo ID to your scheduled appointment
  3. All exams will be stopped and collected 10 minutes prior to closing
  4. If you are late to your scheduled appointment, you risk losing that time to complete your exam.

Exam Fees

Free to all SVCC students