MSU Denver

CLEP Testing

The Testing Services office offers CLEP proctoring services for MSU Denver students. Students attending other institutions are also welcome to schedule CLEP appointments with MSU Denver Testing Services.

Step One: Determine which CLEP exam fits your needs

Students should consult with an academic advisor or with an academic department regarding selection of appropriate CLEP exams.

For questions about which CLEP exam you should purchase please consult with the MSU Denver Prior Learning Specialist at: [email protected].

Students from other schools should consult with their institution regarding selection of appropriate CLEP exams.


Step Two: Purchase a CLEP test registration ticket and prepare for your exam

Purchase a test voucher from CLEP’s website. See to get started. Be sure to purchase the specific test for your needs based on your conversation with the Prior Learning Specialist or an academic advisor. MSU Denver students should choose MSU Denver as a score reporting location. CLEP candidates must present a printed copy of their test voucher at the time of their exam appointment.

Prepare for your CLEP exam:

CLEP’s website offers practice exams and preparation materials, or contact CLEP at 1.800.257.9558

Free self-paced CLEP exam preparation courses available at:

CLEP Study Apps (fee required):

Step Three: Take your CLEP exam

Students must pre-schedule CLEP exam appointments. After purchasing a CLEP test voucher, contact Testing Services at 303-615-1700 to set an exam appointment. The Testing Center recommends scheduling at least two weeks in advance of your desired test date.

When reporting for a CLEP appointment students must bring:

  1. A printed copy of the CLEP test registration ticket (purchased from CLEP)
  2. A valid, government issued photo ID such as a driver’s license or passport. Questions about ID policy can be made by calling 1.800.257.9558 or e-mailing [email protected]
  3. A $30.00 seat fee. The seat fee is due at the time of your CLEP appointment, payable in cash, MC, Visa, American Express or Discover