UDWPE

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Test And Registration Dates

Registration opens at 8:00 a.m. on the first registration day and closes at 5:00 p.m. on the last registration day. SPACE IS LIMITED AND REGISTRATION MAY CLOSE EARLY IF CAPACITY HAS BEEN MET.

Test and Registration Dates for 2015-16

The UDWPE will be given eight times during the 2015-16 academic year. A limited number of computer-based exams will be offered each time; please see the box below "Computer-Based Exams" for dates, times, and other important information.

After registering online, you will print your admission ticket. This ticket will give you important information about when and where to report for the test, as well as important information regarding what is and is not allowed inside the testing room. 

UDWPE Paper-Based Exams

TEST DATESREGISTRATION PERIOD

DEADLINE TO SUBMIT DOCUMENTATION  FOR SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS

June 27, 2015CLOSEDCLOSED
September 26, 2015 +CLOSEDCLOSED
October 17, 2015CLOSEDCLOSED
November 14, 2015CLOSEDCLOSED
January 16, 2016 ++
CLOSEDCLOSED
March 12, 2016CLOSEDCLOSED
April 23, 2016CLOSEDCLOSED
May 28, 2016 +++April 25, 2016 - May 20, 2016May 20, 2016 
June 25, 2016May 30, 2016 - June 17, 2016June 17, 2016 

 + Last exam for summer 2015 undergraduate graduation

++ Last exam for fall 2015 undergraduate graduation

+++ Last exam for spring 2016 Undergraduate Graduation 

**IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR STUDENTS WHO REQUIRE SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS**

Non-Saturday testing is available for religious reasons. If your religious convictions prevent you from taking the exam on the scheduled exam date, please check the box for a religious accommodation during the registration process. Additional documentation is required to support your need for accommodations - see submission deadlines above. After registering for the exam, you must contact the Upper Division Writing Proficiency Exam office at udwpe@csun.edu for further instructions.

UDWPE Computer-Based Exams

Registration opens at 8:00 a.m. on the start date and closes at 5:00 p.m. on the end date; however, COMPUTER EXAM SESSIONS FILL VERY QUICKLY - EXAM SESSIONS WILL CLOSE WHEN CAPACITY IS FULL.

The March and April computer-based WPE will be a pilot program which uses a different topic, a different prompt, and a different Scoring Guide - you can review the Scoring Guide here

TEST DATEREGISTRATION PERIODLOCATION OF TESTTEST BEGINSTEST ENDS
January 12, 2016CLOSEDLRC Testing Lab9:00 a.m. or 12:00 noon

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January 13, 2016CLOSEDLRC Testing Lab9:00 a.m. or 12:00 noon

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January 14, 2016CLOSEDLRC Testing Lab9:00 a.m. or 12:00 noon

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January 15, 2016CLOSEDLRC Testing Lab9:00 a.m. or 12:00 noon

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PILOT March 8, 2016CLOSEDLRC Testing Lab9:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m.

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PILOT March 9, 2016CLOSEDLRC Testing Lab9:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m.

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PILOT March 10, 2016CLOSEDLRC Testing Lab9:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m.

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PILOT March 11, 2016CLOSEDLRC Testing Lab9:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m.

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PILOT April 18, 2016FULLLRC Testing Lab9:00 A.M. OR 1:00 P.M.

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PILOT April 19, 2016FULLLRC Testing Lab9:00 A.M. OR 1:00 P.M.

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PILOT April 20, 2016FULLLRC Testing Lab9:00 A.M. or 1:00 P.M.

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PILOT April 21, 2016FULLLRC Testing Lab9:00 A.M. or 1:00 P.M.

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PILOT April 22, 2016FULLLRC Testing Lab9:00 A.M. or 1:00 P.M.

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May 23, 2016FULLLRC Testing Lab9:00 A.M. or NOON

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May 24, 2016FULLLRC Testing Lab9:00 A.M. or NOON

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May 25, 2016FULLLRC Testing Lab9:00 A.M. or NOON

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May 26, 2016FULLLRC Testing Lab9:00 A.M. or NOON

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May 26, 2017FULLLRC Testing Lab9:00 A.M. or NOON

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June 20, 2016Will begin May 30LRC Testing Lab9:00 A.M. or NOON

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June 21, 2016Will begin May 30LRC Testing Lab9:00 A.M. or NOON

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June 22, 2016Will begin May 30LRC Testing Lab9:00 A.M. or NOON

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June 23, 2016Will begin May 30LRC Testing Lab9:00 A.M. or NOON

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June 24, 2016Will begin May 30LRC Testing Lab9:00 A.M. or NOON

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