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Testing Center

Testing Center

We've moved!  The Testing Center has relocated to F110 due to construction.

The Testing Center administers the Virginia Placement Tests (VPT) for English and Math, the English as a Second Language (ESL) COMPASS test , and proctored testing on a walk-in, first-come, first-served basis.

All students using the Testing Center must provide a photo ID at the time of testing. There is no fee for BRCC and incoming students. A proctoring fee will be charged for students testing for schools and organizations outside the Virginia Community College System. Children are not allowed in the Testing Center.


All tests must be turned in 15 minutes before closing time.


8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Placement Testing: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Course Testing: 8:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.


8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Placement Testing: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Course Testing: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Placement Testing: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Course Testing: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Hours listed are for regularly scheduled semester days. When Testing Center services are needed between semesters and during semester breaks, please call or email the Testing Center to verify hours.


  • 20 computer workstations (can be used as overflow from library if not being used for testing).
  • Assistive technology

Testing Accommodations for Students with Disabilities

If you have a disability or temporary disabling condition that will prevent you from taking the test under standard conditions, contact the Disability Services Coordinator. Requests for testing accommodations, including qualifying documentation to support the request, must be received five (5) business days in advance of the scheduled testing session.