Registration & Payment
St. Edward’s University Registration and Administration Fee
Students registering for a Credit By Exam exam will need to:
Complete the St. Edward’s University registration form for either CLEP or DSST.
- Students are served on a first come, first served basis so be sure to sign-up early.
Contact the Testing Center to pay the Administration fee.
CLEP: Paid before your testing date
- SEU students: $25
- Non-SEU students: $30
DSST: Paid before your testing date
- All Students: $40
- CLEP: Paid before your testing date
We only accept credit cards or debit cards (Visa, MasterCard, and Discover). You are able to call the Testing Center and process the payment over the phone (512-448-1996), or stop by the office in Moody Hall, Room 155. The St. Edward's University administration fee is required to confirm your seat for the exam.
CLEP Registration and Payment
Students taking the CLEP exam must also register with CLEP. The CLEP exam fee is required to confirm your seat for the exam.
- Visit My Account portal to create an account, register, and pre-pay for your CLEP exam ($80).
- Once you have received your CLEP confirmation email, print the registration ticket voucher assigned to you.
Bring your CLEP registration ticket voucher and a current ID (i.e. driver's license, passport) with you on test day.
- If you do NOT have these two items, you will NOT be allowed to test.
Special Note: If you need to retake a CLEP test, you will have to wait 3 months between the first time you test and the retake.
DSST Registration and Payment
Students will pay the DSST exam fee ($80) directly on the website prior to testing. A credit card (Visa or MasterCard) is needed to process the payment online.
Special Note: If you need to retake a DSST test, you will have to wait 90 days between the first time you test and the retake.
Modern Language Placement Exam Registration
Modern Language Placement exams are for St. Edward's students only and are offered at no cost. During the summer, Modern Language Placement exams are scheduled through the School of Humanities. During the fall and spring semsters, Modern Language Placement exams are scheduled through the SDS Testing Center using an online registration form.
Location and Time of Testing
The testing room is located on the St. Edward's University campus in the John Brooks Williams Natural Science Center South (Map of St. Edward's University), Room 361. Credit By Exam tests are given Fridays at 2:30 pm. (See testing schedule for specific dates.)