College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)

General Information

The College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) gives students the opportunity to earn college credit for courses by earning a qualifying score on the available CLEP tests. The Office of Academic Testing is an open test center for CLEP.  Any students seeking to earn college credit via CLEP should review relevant academic policies and check with the academic advisor applicable to their program of study before taking a CLEP test. 


Military Personnel

The Office of Academic Testing is a fully funded CLEP test center for eligible Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support (DANTES)-funded test takers. DANTES-funding is only available for the first attempt of any CLEP test.  For further information, please visit the CLEP for Military Web site.


Testing Hours

CLEP is offered between 8:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. on select days and by appointment only. 

Appointments requests are available online, but will not be confirmed without proof of administration fee payment.  Please create an account using the CollegeBoard My Account registration Portal, and have your voucher number ready.


Appointments may also be made in person at the Office of Academic Testing.  In order to make an appointment in person, the candidate must submit a receipt for the administration fee along with the CLEP voucher in the Office of Academic Testing during office hours.


To reschedule a CLEP appointment examinees must contact the Office of Academic Testing at least 24 hours prior to the scheduled appointment.



The total cost for each CLEP test is $105.

Candidates must pay a $25 administration fee per test which is non-refundable and non-transferable. The administration fee is payable to UNF by check or credit card online. 

The remaining $80 test fee is payable to College Board through the My Account registration Portal.

The administration fee is also payable by cash or check at the Cashier's Office, located in Ann and David Hicks Hall (Building 53) off of Kernan Blvd. The CLEP payment form is required to submit CLEP administration fee payment(s) in the UNF Cashier's Office.  A receipt of this payment must be presented in order to schedule an appointment.

Please note testing and administration fees paid to the University of North Florida are non-refundable and non-transferable. 


Special Instructions

Please bring the following to your appointment:

  1. A primary form of identification which must be a valid government-issued photo ID with signature, such as a passport, state-issued driver's license,  state-issued ID card, tribal ID, naturalization card, or certificate of citizenship.
  2. A secondary form of valid identification is required. In addition to the above list, a student ID may be used as a secondary identification.  All DANTES-funded military candidates must present a current military ID.  Testing is not permitted without proper identification.
  3. Your ticket from College Board.
  4. Receipt for administration fee from online payment or Cashier's Office (walk-in candidates only).

The use of calculators or any other electronic devices is prohibited. Scratch paper and pencils are provided by the Office of Academic Testing.


The CLEP Credit Equivalency Table (valid only for the University of North Florida) shows CLEP tests accepted at UNF, the required scores, and the equivalent courses.


For further information, call (904) 620-2927 or visit the CLEP Web site.

UNF CLEP academic policies and regulations are available online in the Undergraduate Catalog, Academic Policies and Regulations.