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GED Testing


GED Testing





The GED® exam is offered weekdays (Monday through Friday) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. through the Assessment Center located in the Student Services building (availability subject to change).

The cost of the four-part exam (Science, Social Studies, Mathematical Reasoning, and Reasoning Through Language Arts) is $120 payable only at the GED® Website.

It is highly encouraged that GED® candidates inquire at the Adult Basic Education Department regarding test preparation.

For information regarding Tutoring and GED® Classes, see vcabe.unm.edu or contact Adult Basic Education at 925-8900. 

To sign up for testing, you will need:

  • To create an account, schedule and pay for exams at ged.com.
  • If you are a candidate younger than 18-years-old you will need an Underage Permission Form completed and signed by your school district, parent/guardian, and submitted to the Assessment Center for approval.
  • A valid and current government issued photo ID.

On the day of the exam:

Arrive at the Assessment Center with your valid photo identification at your scheduled test time.

Late arrivals are not guaranteed an exam time.

All items needed during the exam will be provided.

No food, drink, electronic devices, paper, outerwear, watches, large jewelry, or personal items permitted in the testing center during exams.

Lockers are available for storage.

After the exam:

You must earn the following scores to pass and earn high school equivalency.

  • Below Passing: 100-149
  • Passing Score: 150-169
  • Honors Score: 170-200

Request GED transcripts and diplomas at Diploma Sender:

Questions? Contact Student Services at 505-925-8560 or go to www.ged.com for more information on the GED® exams.


Assessment Center
Student Services
UNM-Valencia Campus
280 La Entrada
Los Lunas, NM  87031

Phone: 505-925-8560
Fax:     505-925-8901



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