The Testing Center administers the Virginia Placement Test (VPT) for English & math, as well as proctored exams for all asynchronous distance learning courses. As a service to the community, the Center also administers proctored tests and special tests to people who are not VWCC students.
All of the services and support are free to students currently enrolled at Virginia Western Community College.
Tests will not be given out after 7:30 PM Monday - Thursday; 4:30 PM on Friday and 12:30 PM on Saturday. Students should not bring children with them when coming to take a test. Students should always bring their photo ID.
For CCAP and Dual Enrollment students, the Testing Center at Virginia Western will have extra testing hours on Saturdays, January 20th and 27th and February 3rd and 10th. A testing lab will be open in the Testing Center in the basement of Brown Library from 9AM – 4PM. No appointment is necessary.
Finding the Testing Center
The Testing Center is located on the ground floor of Brown Library.
The parking lot beside the Testing Center (Lot 6) is for faculty and staff parking only; if you don't have the appropriate parking decal, you will need to find another place to park and walk to the Testing Center. Consult the Virginia Western parking regulations for more information.
Tests will not be given out within 30 minutes of closing
Location: Ground Floor, Brown Library
3095 Colonial Ave. SW
Roanoke, VA 24015