Alternative Testing

Initial Process

Students requesting alternative testing accommodations must have supporting documentation on file in Accessibility Resources and be considered eligible by Accessibility Resources Staff.

  1. Students can pick up alternative test agreement forms in Accessibility Resources(AR), 132 Memorial Library.
  2. Students need to complete Section 1 only of the Alternative Test Agreement Form and the Alternative Testing Contract. Please submit this to any staff in the AR office front desk area.
  3. Accessibility Resources Staff completes Section 2.
  4. Accessibility Resources Staff secures instructor's signature and exam information in Section 3.
  5. Students must complete one agreement per class per term for those classes they desire this accommodation in.

On-Going Process

  1. Students must contact the Testing Coordinator by phone at (507) 389-5242 or by stopping in during open office hours at least 3 school days prior to exam date to schedule a test.
  2. Accessibility Resources Staff will confirm the exam date and time with the instructor and provide exam pick-up and delivery.
  3. Tests are administered M-F 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Night class tests must be taken between 7:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., preferably on the test day unless another day is approved by the professor.

Please see the Alternative Exam Accommodations Request form - Fillable PDF (304 KiB)