The Testing Center

This page contains information pertaining to the Testing Center on the Union campus.

For information about testing at the Rolla campus, click here.

Testing Center Tips Video

Prior to taking your exam, please familiarize yourself with the following:

Testing Center Rules

Testing Center Prohibited Items and Activities

Our Mission

The mission of the East Central College Testing Center is to be a leading provider of collegiate and community testing services by maintaining a secure facility, skilled and courteous employees, and a positive working relationship with students, faculty, and the public. The Testing Center adheres to the NCTA Professional Standards and Guidelines.

What We Do

The Testing Center provides academic and nonacademic testing services to current and prospective students of East Central College, as well as students enrolled at other educational institutions and members of the wider community.

How to Find Us

The Testing Center is located on the ground floor of Buesher Hall (building #4 on campus maps), between the Learning Center and the Library.  Stop by the check-in desk, or call or email with questions or concerns.  You can reach us by phone at (636) 584-6550 or (636) 584-6124, and by email at  We look forward to assisting you with your testing needs.

Placement Test Preparation

Make the right move by saving yourself time and money! Before taking ECC’s placement test, meet with a Learning Center Specialist to refresh your skills. Contact the Learning Center at 636-584-6688 for more information.

Don’t forget to check out Accuplacer’s Student Portal for more study material and to check your score reports!

Fall 2019 Hours
August 19-December 10

Monday – Thursday:  7:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Friday:  7:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday:  Closed

The last exam is given out one hour before closing every day, no exceptions.

Planned Exceptions to Operating Hours

December 4, 2019-December 5, 2019
7:30 am-8:30 pm

December 6, 2019
7:30 am-4 pm

Saturday, December 7, 2019
8 am-1 pm

December 9, 2019-December 10, 2019
7:30 am-8:30 pm

Winter Break

December 19, 2019-January 1, 2020

We also administer the following exams: