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Fees & Registration

The GWPE (Graduation Writing Proficiency Exam) registration deadlines and examination dates are listed below. Beginning in Fall 2017, the GWPE will be offered weekly in computer labs on campus and twice on a Saturday morning. GWPE registration is available from the myHumboldt page (see below)

SPRING 2018 TEST DATES

PAPER-BASED (HANDWRITTEN) Tests
  • Test Date: Saturday, March 24, 2018  Registration Deadline: March 9 , 2018 at 4 pm -- CLOSED--TEST FULL

  • Test Date: Saturday,  April 28, 2018   Registration Deadline: April 13, 2018 at 4 pm--REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Computer-based (Typed) TESTS





Reg. Open

Test Date

Test Reg. Deadline

Refund by

Testing Times

TestLocation

Closed

TUES 2/6

Full

2/1

8 AM & 10 AM

SH 118

Closed

FRI 2/9

Full

2/2

8 AM & 10 AM

LIB 121

Closed

TUES 2/27

Full

2/20

8 AM & 10 AM

LIB 121

Closed

TUES 3/6

Full

2/26

8 AM & 10 AM

SH 118

Closed

TUES, 4/3

Full

3/27

8 AM & 10 AM

SH 118

Closed

FRI 4/6

Full

4/1

8 AM & 10 AM

LIB 121

OPEN

TUES 4/17

Until filled

4/10

8 AM & 10 AM

SH 118

OPEN

FRI 4/20

Until filled

4/16

8 AM & 10 AM

LIB 121

MAY TEST FOR GRADUATING SENIORS ONLY

TBA

TUES 5/1*

Until filled

No refunds!

8 AM & 10 AM

SH 118

GWPE Online Registration INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Log on to myHumboldt from the humboldt.edu site

  2. Select the “Financial Matters” tab

  3. Locate “Financial Links”

  4. Select the “Register/Pay for GWPE” link

  5. Select “Make a Payment”

  6. Locate “Graduate Writing Proficiency Exam Registration” link

  7. Select “Computer Based GWPE” link or Saturday test (if available)

  8. Select the appropriate option and complete the transaction
    (a) Make sure to keep your e-receipt for future reference

GWPE Fees

  • Regular examination: $30
  • Off-campus examination: $38

REFUND INFORMATION

  • In order to receive a refund for either your Paper-Based or Computer-Based GWPE, you must CANCEL your Graduation Writing Proficiency Exam (GWPE) registration no later than the posted refund date. (i.e., Test Date is Sat, Oct. 7, last date to request refund is  Sun, Oct. 1st). Please contact the Cashier's Office at 707-826-6789 to cancel your GWPE. NO REFUNDS or rescheduling of your GWPE will be offered fewer than 5 days before your scheduled exam!

If you have questions regarding online registration, accommodated testing, off-campus testing, or Friday tests, please contact the HSU Testing Center at (707) 826-3611 or email them at gwpereg@humboldt.edu.

For information about GWPE preparation workshops, please contact the Learning Center at (707) 826-5217 or visit the Learning Center in Library 55.

All other questions, contact GWPE Coordinator Nicolette Amann at nicolette.amann@humboldt.edu

For additional information about the GWPE, please contact