Register for Test

Register for Lamar Proficiency Test

You may register for the Lamar Proficiency Tests during the registration period. See the Lamar Test Proficiency Schedule.

Step 1:

Registration information needed:

You may submit this information:

  • in person at the TExES Office, Education 201 F (you must bring the T-CERT certificate before registering for the required exams.)
  • *by email: texes@lamar.edu
  • *by fax: (409) 880-1804 (Note - Email and fax registrations will be posted the following work day. Those registration sent on Monday will be posted Tuesday. We will not accept registrations made before 8 am Monday or after 5 pm Thursday)

Step 2:

To complete your email or fax registration you must receive a confirmation from the TExES Office. A confirmation will be sent to by email for those who register by email or fax. If you do not receive a confirmation you should NOT consider yourself registered. Call the TExES Office at (409) 880-7774. The TExES office will verify your registration and you will be notified before the test if there is a problem.

Step 3:

The fee for the test is $10.00. You can print a receipt or pick one up from the TExES Office. Take the receipt to the Wimberly Building cashier office to pay and get your receipt stamped paid. This receipt and your picture I.D. is your ticket into the test session.

PLEASE NOTE - Wimberly Building hours are 8:00-5:00 Monday through Friday.

FOR YOUR INFORMATION:

CALCULATORS PROVIDED at testing site:

(Scientific Calculator)

4-8 Core, 4-8 Math, 4-8 Math/Science, 7-12 Science, 7-12 Life Science, EC-12 Special Education

(Graphing Calculator)

7-12 Math test allow the use of approved graphing calculators. Those calculators are not supplied by the TExES Office; students must bring a graphing calculator.

CANCELLATION POLICY: 

Students registered for a Lamar Proficiency Exam who are unable to attend at that time must cancel with a 24-hour notice.  Students who do not attend the testing for which they are registered must pay the $10.00 LAMAR PROFICIENCY TEST fee and must pay $10.00 for the next test.  If the student provides a documented family or personal emergency their $10.00 fee will carry to the next test registered.  Emergencies include but are not limited to hospitalization, illness, death in the family, verifiable official university business or jury duty summons.

Study Plan Review:

  • The Study Plan Review will provide individualized assignments based upon each student performance on the LU proficiency test. Each assignment is designed to target the competencies and domains that need additional focus, ensuring a greater understanding of the material being tested.
  • A Study Plan Review will be computer- generated after each failed attempt of the LU proficiency exams.
  •  After the 1st failed attempt students are required to complete and pass the Study Plan Review before allowed to register and retake the exam.
  • Students will not be allowed to retake the LU proficiency exam until all individualized assignments are completed by the student and verified by the TExES office.
  • Once the student complete and pass all assignments in the Study Plan Review, they will be able to register and retake the exam.
  • The Study Plan Review must be completed in the computer lab 201G.
  • Students must register for the Study Plan Review in the TExES office 201F or by email at texes@lamar.edu

Please Note:  Students are required to commit a minimum of 1 hour to the Study Plan Review.

Study Plan Review SCHEDULESpring 2019

 

Dates

Seating

Times

Room

Time Required

Monday

20

9:00 am – 11:00 am

1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

201 G

1 hr. minimum

Tuesday

20

2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

201 G

1 hr. minimum

Wednesday

20

9:00 am – 11:00 am

1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

201 G

1 hr. minimum

Thursday

20

2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

201 G

1 hr. minimum