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Out of an abundance of caution regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19) prevention, NOVA has shifted to providing remote services beginning March 18, 2020. NOVA Testing Centers are responding to emails and voicemails but not administering exams until further notice.

NOVA is working to develop solutions for alternate forms of assessment. Students should contact their instructors with questions about examinations that will be taking place before testing centers reopen. Students with documented accommodations may contact their DSS counselors with questions about testing.

Placement testing options are being evaluated at the state level for Virginia community colleges. When plans are in place, all advisors and faculty will be notified to help each of you with placement into classes. Thank you for your patience.

Please refer to NOVA’s COVID-19 webpage for the most recent information regarding campus operations.

Welcome to the MEC Testing Center! The MEC Testing Center team does more than administer exams for medical program students. Like other NOVA campuses, we administer all ELI exams, placement exams and other pre-admission exams.

The Testing Center is also the last office many students have contact with before leaving NOVA to pursue higher education or careers. 

Special hours may be posted for holidays, semester breaks and summer sessions. Check the Testing Center Hours for the most up-to-date hours of operation.