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The CSU Dominguez Hills Testing Center offers proctoring services and is responsible for the administration of exams such as the Graduate Writing Exam (GWE), English Placement Test (EPT), Entry Level Math (ELM) Exam, Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT), and GRE Subject exams.

Upcoming Exams

Graduate Writing Exam (GWE) Dates and Registration Deadlines
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GWE Marketplace Registration

Register During Open and Closing Dates

Saturday, September 16, 2017Registration will open on Monday, August 7, 2017 at 8:00 a.m.Registration will close on Friday, September 8, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.GWE Marketplace

Reporting Location Information

Report Time: 7:15 a.m.

Reporting Location: Small College Complex Courtyard

The Small College Complex Courtyard is located between SCC buildings 9 & 13. The Small College Complex is located on the north end of campus off Victoria Street and Birchknoll Drive.  The Small College Complex is adjacent to parking lot 2.

Parking: Students who park on campus must purchase a parking permit. Parking on campus is $8 for the day.

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Preparation Presentations

Preparation Presentations for the GWE are scheduled on the Friday & Saturday before the exam.

When:  Friday, September 8, 2017
Time:  6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Location:  Welch Hall D-165, Claudia Hampton Lecture Hall

When: Saturday, September 9, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Location:  LaCorte Hall A-103, Auditorium

Learn more on Preparation Materials.

GWE: On Test Day

What You Must Bring on Test Day:

  • Admission Ticket
  • Current Photo ID
  • Writing Instrument

Admission Tickets are ready for download at registration. If you did not print your admission ticket at registration, contact Testing ( with your name and student ID number for the electronic download. Admission tickets are available via email until 5pm the Friday before the exam.

Learn More On the Day of the Test.