Testing Center Services

GWPE Information and Online Registration

The GWPE (Graduation Writing Proficiency Exam) registration deadline and examination date is listed below. The GWPE is normally administered twice during the fall semester and twice during the spring semester.

GWPE registration is now online (see below).

GWPE Fall 2015 Test Dates

Test Date: Saturday, September 19, 2015
Online Registration Deadline: September 3, 2015 at 4PM

Test Date: Saturday, November 14, 2015
Online Registration Deadline: October 29, 2015 at 4PM

Registration will open on July 2015

GWPE Spring 2016 Test Dates

Test Date: Saturday, February 27, 2016
Online Registration Deadline: February 11, 2016 at 4PM

Test Date: Saturday, April 30, 2016
Online Registration Deadline: April 14, 2016 at 4PM

Registration will open on November 2015

Online Registration

  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 the appropriate option and complete the transaction

A few weeks before your test date, you will receive an email from the HSU Testing Center providing your test location on the HSU campus, instructions for what to bring, and our new cell phone policy. Note that if your cell phone is visible to the test proctors at any time during the exam, you will be asked to leave and will have to re-register (and re-pay) for the GWPE at another date.

GWPE Fees: $29.00

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