Testing Services

Distance Education Testing

Baccalaureate Framework

Cell phones are not allowed at the testing stations. Please make the appropriate arrangements for storing cell phones.

Testing Services proctors distance education and online course exams for IPFW and other universities. Listed below are our general guidelines for Distance Education Testing which includes distance education testing for Purdue University and any Indiana University-Purdue University regional college and/or institution.   For specific testing information for IPFW Online Education, please click on the tab to the left. For specific testing information for Indiana University Distance Education (including Indiana University High School and Indiana University Independent Study courses), please click on the tab to the left.  The link for other institution testing is listed below.

Distance Education Testing Guidelines for Other Institutions (excludes Indiana University (IU) and Purdue Correspondence Testing) [PDF]

Payment for tests from other institutions must be made prior to the appointment time of the exam. If the exam fee is paid by a credit card, you will need to pay online by clicking here on any computer. We are sorry, but Testing Services is not able to accept credit card or cash payments in the office. Testing Services requires a photo ID in the student's name in order to test.

We are sorry, but Testing Services can only administer correspondence exams for university and college institutions.

Students requiring test accommodations based on disability should contact the Director of Testing Services at least seven (7) days before the scheduled test date. Disability documentation may be required.

Students arriving late will be asked to reschedule their testing appointment.

Childcare arrangements must be made prior to the day and time of the exam. We are sorry, but children are not allowed in the testing facilities.

Questions regarding Distance Learning testing for IU, Purdue, or any other institution can be answered by calling our office at (260) 481-6600 or emailing our office at ptesting@ipfw.edu.

The testing room temperatures may vary.  It is advisable to bring a sweater or jacket.