Students taking test at University of St. Thomas in Houston, TexasThe ADS Testing Center at the University of St. Thomas promotes student success and academic integrity with the operation of a secure testing facility which provides services to on-campus, distance students, and our surrounding communities. 

If you need a comfortable, quiet space for test-taking to accommodate your needs, you can schedule an exam in the ADS Testing Center.  Appointments are available to students who have been granted accommodations by Access and Disability Services or need to make up for a missed exam.

UST also serves as a proctoring site for distance learning students from across the country. We offer a secure testing environment for a variety of exams, including paper/pencil and computer-based exams. The fee to have an exam proctored is $30 (cash or check only).

The Testing Center is located in the Doherty Library, downstairs in Room B03.


The Testing Center is open by appointment during the following times:

Fall 2023/Spring 2024

Monday: 9:00AM – 4:00PM
Tuesday: 9:00AM – 4:00PM
Wednesday: 9:00AM – 4:00PM
Thursday: 9:00AM – 4:00PM
Friday: 9:00AM – 1:00PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed


The ADS Testing Center will be closed on the following days:

Monday, September 4, 2023 – Labor Day
Monday, October 9 - Tuesday, October 10, 2023 – Mid Term Break
Wednesday, November 22 - Friday, November 24, 2023 – Thanksgiving Break
Monday, December 18, 2023 – Monday, January 15, 2024 – Winter Break
Monday, January 15, 2024 - Martin Luther King Day – No Classes
Monday, March 4, 2024 – Friday, March 8, 2024 – Spring Break
Thursday, March 28, 2024 – Monday, April 1, 2024 – Easter Break

Accommodated Testing

To schedule an accommodated exam, please log in to the AIM Student Portal.  Select “Accessible Testing” and follow the prompts to schedule an exam.

AIM Student Portal

Standard Testing

For make-up exams or other standard test administrations, students who are not registered with the Office of Access and Disability Services, please use the booking link below to schedule an exam.

Schedule a Make-Up Exam

Accommodated Testing

Accommodated Testing is managed through the AIM instructor portal.  If you have received an email notification that a student has requested an accommodated exam in the testing tester, please log in to the AIM instructor portal to manage testing instructions and materials.

AIM Instructor Portal

Standard Testing

For make-up exams or other standard test administrations, please submit testing instructions and materials using the form below. 

Make-Up Test Cover Page

The ADS Testing Center is located on the lower level of the Doherty Library, Room B03.

You may contact the Testing Center by calling 713-942-3451 or sending an email to

Students who are registered with ADS and eligible for accommodated testing can make appointments using the AIM Student Portal. 

To make an appointment, access the AIM Student Portal and select “Accommodated Testing”.

Follow the prompts to select a course and an exam date and time.

To schedule a make-up exam or other standard test administration, please use the Testing Center Booking Link.

Make-up exams are administered Monday – Thursday at 10:00AM or 1:00PM, and on Fridays at 10:00AM.

Appointment requests must be made using the Booking Link a minimum of 3 days in advance.