Challenge Exams

Grand Rapids Community College provides an opportunity to earn college credit through Challenge examinations. GRCC faculty members develop the Challenge exams, which enable students to test out of designated college courses at GRCC. These credits will not transfer and are only intended for GRCC students who do not plan on transferring to other colleges or institutions.

Go to the Cashier’s Office located on the first floor of the Raleigh J. Finkelstein Hall, formerly Main Building  room 154. Pay the $55 fee, bring your paid receipt to the Assessment Center, third floor in the Student Center Building room 325.

CLS 100 is offered by appointment only. Please contact the Academic Testing Center to schedule your testing session.

Study Guides

Study guides are available for the following courses:

If you need an accessible format for any of our study guides, please contact the Academic Testing office by emailing testing@grcc.edu or calling (616) 234-3413.

Restrictions

All challenge exams must be completed not less than one month before the course is scheduled to start.

CLS 100 is offered by appointment only. Please contact the Academic Testing Center to schedule your testing session.

Please note the following exams may only be taken once:

  • GH 110
  • GH 125
  • GH 126