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Academic Testing for Students with Disabilities


About ATSD

Academic Testing for Students with Disabilities (ATSD) administers academic tests with approved testing accommodations to students who are registered with the Office of Disability Services (ODS).

ATSD Testing System

The ATSD Testing System is an on-line system for: students to request to take an academic test; faculty members to review the request and upload the required test; and proctors to review their work schedule.


ATSD is located in Commons, Ground Level, Room G 18. Campus map:

Hours and Contact Information

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday – 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Wednesday – 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
Special hours during finals – 7:00 am to 7:00 pm
Special hours when classes are not in session – 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Phone: 512-245-7856

Key Points to Remember

  • All cell phones must be turned OFF and stored in a locker. If a cell phone is seen in a testing room it is considered a violation of the Texas State Honor Code.
  • We check each student’s photo id. If a student does not have a photo id they will not be allowed to test.
  • No food or drink in the testing areas, unless it is bottled water. (Exceptions are made for medical reasons and reviewed case by case.)
  • 48 Hour Rule: An on-line request must be submitted at least 48 hours before each test or quiz is scheduled to begin. (This does not include weekends or holidays.)
  • 5 Minute Late Rule: Any student arriving more than 5 minutes after they are scheduled to start a test, will be unable to take the test at that time.

Important Dates

Summer I 2014 Semester

June 2nd (Monday) - Summer I Begins
July 1st (Tuesday) - Last Day to Schedule Final for Summer I (48 Hour Rule Enforced)
July 2nd (Wednesday) - Last Day of Classes for Summer I
July 3rd (Thursday) - Finals for Summer I
July 4th (Friday) - ATSD Closed

Summer II 2014 Semester

July 7th (Monday) - Summer II Begins
August 5th (Tuesday) - Last Day to Schedule Final for Summer II (48 Hour Rule Enforced)
August 6th (Wednesday) - Last of Classes for Summer II
August 7th (Thursday) - Finals for Summer II