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College-Level Examination Program®

CLEP - College-Level Examination Program

CLEP is a great way to earn college credits and help your wallet relax. For more information, please go to the CLEP website: new window.

The College of Arts & Sciences will accept up to 30 CLEP credits, to see our CLEP transfer guide, click here PDF.

Regent offers CLEP exams most Monday evenings at 6:00 p.m. and Friday mornings at 9:00 a.m. To schedule an exam appointment, please complete the following:

  1. Prior to registering for or scheduling a CLEP exam, please verify that you have two forms of approved identification which are required for admittance to a CLEP examination. Click here for a list of valid ID’s and check-in requirements.
  2. Schedule your CLEP exam at least one week prior to your desired exam date. The non-refundable $20 registration fee must be paid prior to scheduling an exam and is valid for only one test date. If you are unable to make your scheduled test date due to extenuating circumstances you may submit an appeal PDFto request that your registration fee to be used for a second date. Forward all appeals to or fax to 757-352-4685.
  3. Register for a CLEP exam via “My Account” powered by CollegeBoard. You will select the specific exam, pre-pay, and purchase study materials (optional, but recommended) via My Account. Once this is complete, you will receive a CLEP Exam Registration Ticket, which is valid for six months. Please note that this is a separate payment from the administrative fee for scheduling the CLEP exam in step 2.
    NOTE: Completing this step does not schedule you to take the exam at Regent. You must complete the next step(s) to schedule a test date.
  4. If you need an ADA accommodation, please contact or 757-352-4385 at least one week prior to your desired test date. Please do not schedule an exam until you have verified that your requested ADA accommodation can be made at this test site.
  5. Upon submitting your schedule request, you will receive an email receipt for your schedule payment.
  6. Please allow 2 business days for your scheduling request to be processed. You will then receive an email confirmation for your requested exam date. Please note that you must be confirmed prior to check-in to take an exam.
  7. On the day of your exam, please arrive at Regent University CRB 122 at least 20 minutes prior to your scheduled test date and time. Failure to arrive at least 15 minutes prior may result in forfeiture your test date and registration fee.
  8. Please bring the following items to present on the test day:

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Please direct any questions regarding CLEP at Regent University to or by calling 757-352-4385.

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