Testing Center Updates

Updated Apriln19, 2021


If you are looking for COVID-19 Testing, please contact the Student Health Center. You may reach the Student Health Center by Email health@humboldt.edu or call 707.826.3146 

Testing Center Information Below

Temporary Hours: In accordance with county and state guidelines toward Covid-19, the HSU Testing Center will be operating on limited hours.  We will be monitoring our email daily, Monday - Friday from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. You may email us at testing@humboldt.edu with any testing related questions.


HSU's Testing Center is now located in the Lower Library - RM 13. You may access the Lower Library directly on the West or South side of the Library Building (the main floor of the Library is currently closed).

You may download our campus map here: Campus Map

NEW Infomation: 

HSU’s Testing Center has been certified to reopen from the county to resume testing services. We will be slowly rolling out testing for the following: 

    • PearsonVue - Dates through March are now available
    • Prometric - Dates through Februray are now available  (You can take the GRE or TOEFL at home. Information can be found here: https://www.ets.org/s/cv/gre/at-home/)
    • PSI - Currently on available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday
    • GWPE - All remaining sessions are FULL. If you are a graduating senior, please email gwpereg@humboldt.edu. FALL 2021 GWPE registration begins August 13, 2021. 

Social-distancing-guidelines and sanitation procedures are currently in place. Please abide by CA State Guidelines for Social-Distancing. You will be required to wear a mask when checking-in for your exam. 

Please email testing@humboldt.edu if you have any questions. 

GWPE Update (August 27, 2020)

GWPE: The GWPE is now available through CANVAS during the Fall 2020 

  1. Log on to myHumboldt from the humboldt.edu site
  2. Select the “Financial Matters” tab
  3. Locate “Financial Links”
  4. Select the “Register/Pay for GWPE” link
  5. Select “Make a Payment”
  6. Locate “Graduate Writing Proficiency Exam Registration” link
  7. Select the week you want to take the GWPE on Canvas
  8. Select the appropriate option and complete the transaction
    (a) Make sure to keep your e-receipt for future reference

SDRC Students: Please visit: https://testingcenter.humboldt.edu/schedule-an-exam

A $32.00 fee will be placed into your student center once you have accepted the GWPE course information. 

The Humboldt State University Testing Center is an important resource for the University and for Humboldt County and its surrounding communities. The Testing Center administers campus-specific exams, CSU system-wide tests, and national standardized tests to current and prospective students.

HSU's Testing Center is committed to providing exceptional, accessible, and comprehensive testing programs for Humboldt State University and the community. All tests are administered under standardized conditions that are efficient, fair, and secure. We maintain and adhere to all standards set forth by the National College Testing Association (NCTA) and governmental regulations that promote responsible fiscal, legal, ethical, and equitable practices within an environment of continuous quality improvement, business innovation and technological advancement.

The services provided for students, faculty, staff, campus, community, and business partners will be consistently rendered with an attitude of service that demonstrates value in human relationships, personal excellence, human dignity, diversity, social responsibility, and a commitment to lifelong learning.

The Testing Center is committed to a diverse environment that encourages students and staff to function independently while demonstrating their inter- and intra-dependence as members of the college community.

Department Information

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (except Holidays)

Telephone: 707.826.3611

E-mail address: testing@humboldt.edu

Humboldt State University
Lower Library - RM 24
1 Harpst Street

Phone: 707-826-3611