Published or Revised April 03, 2016
A variety of tests required for students and prospective students are administered through the Paris Junior College Testing Center, located in the Alford Center behind the College Store.
SULPHUR SPRINGS: 903-439-6154, Ext. 410
The Testing Center is open Monday through Friday. Please call 903-782-0446 for reservations.
Paris - Summer Registration
Call 903-782-0446 for reservations.
Limited TSI Assessment during finals week (May 9-13 and July 11-12). Payment for tests may be made 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
PJC — Greenville Center - Summer Registration
Call 903-454-9333 for reservations. Payment for tests may be made 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. (3 p.m. for credit/debit card payments), Monday through Friday.
Limited TSI Assessment testing during Finals Week (May 9-13 and July 11-12):
PJC — Sulphur Springs Center - Summer Registration
Call 903-885-1232 or 903-439-6154 Ext. 410 for reservations. Payment for tests may be made between the hours of 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Limited TSI Assessment during finals week (May 9-13 & July 13-14). Testing by appointment during the following hours:
A photo ID is required for all tests administered. Some tests require a Texas driver’s license or state-issued identification card, while others only require a PJC student ID. Photo ID may be a PJC ID card, driver’s license, state ID card, school ID card, employment ID card, passport or military ID card. Dual credit students without official photo ID may bring a school yearbook with them. Students will not be allowed to test without photo ID.
Students needing to take the TSI Assessment placement test will need to first complete a Pre-Assessment Activity. The Pre-Assessment Activity is accessed online by clicking here. Afterwards, students should receive a Testing Ticket from the Admissions or Counseling/Advising Office. Students enrolling at the Paris campus should call 903-782-0446 or go to the Testing Center located in the Alford Center to reserve a seat for the TSI Assessment. Students enrolling at the Greenville Center should call 903-454-9333, and students enrolling at the Sulphur Springs campus should call 903-885-1232 to reserve a seat for the TSI Assessment. For TSI Assessment testing, prior registration is not required during the regular and late registration period.
The cost of the TSI Assessment is $25. Retests are $15 per session. Payments for any tests in Paris should be made in the Business Office after picking up a “Permission to Pay” form in the Testing Center. Students should then bring the receipt back to the Testing Center, along with their photo ID and testing ticket to begin testing. In Greenville and Sulphur Springs, payments should be made in the Business Office and receipts should be taken to the Testing Center, along with their photo ID, to begin testing.
Instructors who need to have a make-up exam or an Internet/Distance Learning course test proctored, please download the form, print a copy, fill it out and bring it to the Testing Center.
Internet/Distance Learning course instructors, make sure the form is filled out completely, including passwords for the tests and materials that can be used during the test.
Instructors needing make-up tests proctored are responsible for getting the tests to the Testing Center with the appropriate form filled out and for picking up the tests for scoring. Instructors will be required to sign for the tests they are picking up.
Special accommodations for testing are available for students who have filled out the appropriate forms in the Counseling and Advising Center to request testing modifications. After approval, instructors must download and fill out the Special Accommodations Testing form and bring this form and the test to the Testing Center.
» Click here to download the Special Accommodations Testing form in PDF format. (4K)
Students are responsible for contacting the Testing Center staff to make an appointment for the test.
The following links explain the various tests offered by the center.
The following Web pages offer help for students in preparing for various tests.