Office of the Registrar

West Chester University

Contact Info
Kershner Student Service Center
25 University Avenue
West Chester, PA, 19383
Phone: 610-436-3541
Fax: 610-436-2370


Test Credit

College Level Examination Program (CLEP): Student Information

West Chester University only accepts official scores that are sent directly from College Board. We cannot evaluate scores received in any other manner, including on another school's transcript.

West Chester University accepts scores in the 50th percentile and above. For CLEP foreign language exams, a score in at least the 63rd percentile is required for the second level of the exam.

Ready to Take the Exam?

Check the List of CLEP Examinations at WCU. West Chester University does NOT accept General CLEP exams.

Schedule an Examination Date: Contact the Professional Testing Center (PTC) to schedule an appointment: Phone: 610-436-2413.

Registration and Payment Information

  • Register and pay for your CLEP exam on College Board’s website:
  • Remember to take your REGISTRATION TICKET to the TEST CENTER on TEST DAY.
  • Pay the West Chester University $12 administrative fee at the Office of the Bursar (fee is subject to change). You may use cash or check for payment. Checks must be made payable to “West Chester University”.
  • After paying your WCU portion, take your receipt along with your registration ticket to the testing center the day of the test.

After Exam Has Been Completed:

For all Examinees:

  • Scores will be viewable online and you may also be provided with an unofficial paper copy of your score.
  • College Board will send all scores (Pass or Fail) to your requested institution.

WCU Student Examinees:

  • Tests that have been successfully completed will then be posted to students accounts by the Registrar’s Office within 2 business days of receipt from College Board.

    Note: College Board mails official scores within three weeks of completing the exam to the Office of the Registrar.

  • Please be sure to view your myWCU unofficial transcript for test credit.

Download these instructions.