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Testing Center

There are several types of exams administered in the Testing Center located in the Runway Learning Center (SH301).

Make-up exams

If a student misses an exam they can take the exam in the Testing Center located in the Runway Learning Center (SH301).

  1. Contact your instructor to arrange for them to send the exam to our center.
  2. Schedule a time when you can make-up the exam by going to the online scheduler website.
  3. Go to the Runway Learning Center and take your exam at the scheduled time. (You must have photo ID to take an exam)

CLEP exams (Tuesday or Thursday only)

The College Level Examination Program also known as College Level Equivalency Program(CLEP) is a group of standardized tests created and administered by College Board.[1] These tests assess college-level knowledge and can be used for credit at Newman for 33 different subjects. These exams are administered online through a CLEP designated computer. Visit www.clep.org to learn more.

To schedule a CLEP exam, please contact the Runway Learning Center at 316-942-4291, ext. 2318 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Residual ACT exams (Tuesday or Thursday only)

The ACT Residual is a standardized test used to measure student readiness for entry-level college placement. This exam mimics the ACT and can ONLY be used at Newman University. To schedule a Residual ACT exam, please contact the Runway Learning Center at 316-942-4291, ext. 2318 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Proctor exams (Tuesday or Thursday only)

Students may utilize our testing center to take exams for courses (typically online) from other universities that require a proctor. The student must verify with their university that our testing center is approved to proctor their exam. To schedule a Proctor exam, please contact the Runway Learning Center at 316-942-4291, ext. 2318 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Math Placement Exams

In order to determine the best math course for students, they may take a 40-minute multiple choice math placement exam in the Testing Center located in the Runway Learning Center. (SH301) Contact the Runway Learning Center at 316-942-4291, ext. 2318 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Writing Placement Prompt

In order to determine the best writing course for students, they will take the Writing Placement assessment. If a student has not taken College Writing I, they will need to take the assessment. Click the Writing Placement link and begin the assessment. Contact the Runway Learning Center at 316-942-4291, ext. 2318 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you have any questions.