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You've studied. You've registered for your test. You're ready to test.

Now what?

Once you arrive at NKU Testing Services, you will be greeted by a friendly Testing Assistant. He or she will ask you for your government-issued I.D., along with any necessary paperwork for your specific exam.



Next, you will be asked to lock up all personal belongings in a secure locker. This includes, but not limited to:

  • Cell phones or any electronic devices (these must be powered off or turned on silent mode)
  • Bookbags, purses, wallets, etc.
  • Coats, hats, sunglasses, Google Glass, and watches
  • Food and drinks
  • Any additional items that are not needed/allowed for testing






After your belongings have been secured in your locker, you may be asked to fill out additional paperwork for your exam, depending on your exam sponsor.






For Praxis examinees only: You must go through a metal detection process by one of our trained, courteous Testing Assistants before you enter the testing room. This is required by Praxis.







Finally, a Testing Assistant will show you to your assigned seat. Good luck on your exam!