Proctoring and Testing Services

Since the spring of 2007 Saddleback College Community Education services include proctoring examinations for outside colleges, universities, and organizations.

Note: This service is for entities other than Saddleback and Irvine Valley colleges only. Saddleback College and Irvine Valley College students must coordinate proctoring with their individual instructors.


Proctoring takes place by appointment only.
Appointments are scheduled in 3-hour time blocks:
Tuesdays, 9 a.m. to Noon


$50 - for three hours of proctoring services.

$25 - for each additional hour, or any part thereof. Additional hours must be scheduled in advance.


  1. Students must contact Community Education directly at
    (949) 582-4646 to schedule a proctoring appointment.
  2. Students must request that exam(s) be sent to the Community Education office. Exams are accepted in .rtf or.pdf format at or by U.S. mail at:

    Saddleback College
    Community Education Department
    Attn: Proctoring and Testing Services
    28000 Marguerite Parkway
    Mission Viejo, CA 92692-3635

  3. Students must confirm that Community Education has received the exam  before scheduling an exam date.
  4. Students must arrive at the Community Education Office at least 10 minutes prior to the scheduled appointment time. Courtesy parking is available. Saddleback College parking regulations are in effect outside of the designated Community Education courtesy visitor parking area.
  5. Scheduling payment of $10 is due when the exam date is booked. Balance of $40 for proctoring services is due when a student arrives at the Community Education Office to take the exam. Community Education accepts the following forms of payment: cash(exact amount), check, American Express, Visa, MasterCard, or Discover. A $10 transfer fee will apply for changed or missed appointments.All supplies, other than the requested computer, are the responsibility of the student.
  6. Community Education will follow the testing guidelines indicated by the instructor/organization and may direct the student to leave personal items in the Community Education Office during the exam.

Saddleback College Community Education is part of the National College Testing Association (NCTA) Consortium of College Testing Centers (CCTC).

Below is a list of some colleges, universities, and organizations that we have proctored examinations for:

Aims Community College
American Military University
Art Institute of California
Austin Community College
Barstow Community College
Brigham Young University
California State University Dominguez Hills
Central Michigan University
Chimney Safety Institute of America
Clovis Community College
Colorado State University
Columbia Southern University
DePaul University
Dominican University of California
Education Program For Gifted Youth-Online High School
Florida Institute of Technology
Florida State University
Franklin University
Front Range Community College
Indiana State University
Indiana University High School
International Council for Machinery Lubrication
Kapiolani Community College
Kaplan University
Lewis-Clark State College
Miracosta College
North American Technician Excellence
Northern Arizona University
Park University
Pennsylvania State University
Rio Salado College
San Antonio College
University of Alabama
University of Alaska Anchorage
University of California Davis
University of Delaware
University of Illinois at Springfield
University of Kansas
University of Maryland
University of Missouri
Penn Valley Community College
California Polytechnic State University
University of Nebraska Omaha
University of North Carolina
University of Oregon
University of South Dakota
University of Wisconsin
Utah State University
Weber State University
Western Governors University
Yuba College