The Distance Education Testing Center is located at 30 S. Dubuque St., Iowa City. It is on the second floor of  the US Bank Building. 

Map. Come into the entry way at 30 S. Dubuque Street. On your left is the elevator to go up to the second floor. Do not go into the bank. Once on the second floor, follow the signs or ask the receptionist for directions to the testing center.


Students may be required to complete exams for courses administered by the Division of Continuing Education (DCE). Examination information is provided in the course syllabus and on the ICON course home page. DCE instructors may have non-proctored exams, administer exams themselves or use DCE Exam Services to oversee proctored exams. Examination information on the ICON course home page will cover exam type, when and where the exams will be taken, instructions for off campus and SDS testing. If you cannot find exam information in your syllabus or on the ICON course home page, please contact your instructor or the Division of Continuing Education for assistance.

Registering for Your Exam

Follow these steps to register to take an exam at Distance Education Testing Center:

1. Complete and submit all the lessons and assignments that precede the exam for which you are registering.

2. Submit the Exam Registration Form online at

• You may cancel or reschedule an exam online up until 12 a.m. on the day of your exam.

• Contact us at 319.384.4800 or to cancel or reschedule an exam on your scheduled test date. 

Exam Restrictions