Testing Center

Staff members have returned to the Testing Centers on the Cranford, Elizabeth, and Plainfield campuses. Please email testingcenter@ucc.edu or call 908-709-7486 to check daily open hours or to answer any questions you may have regarding the Directed Self-Placement processes and ESL testing.

Testing Locations

Cranford Campus
Student Service Center SD130
1033 Springfield Ave.
Cranford, NJ

Monday – Friday   8:30am – 4:30pm


Elizabeth Campus

Student Services Center L122

40 W. Jersey Street

Elizabeth, NJ 07202


Monday – Friday   8:30am – 4:30pm



The College offers the Directed Self-Placement (DSP) Test to ensure you are properly placed into English and Math courses. If you do not qualify for one of our exemptions, you must complete one of our placement tests before enrolling in classes.
Directed Self-Placement Testing Page


The English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESL) Test is designed to measure the English skills of non-native English speakers. If English is not your first language, you may need to take the ESL test.
ESL Testing Page


The College offers the College Level Examination Program (CLEP) Test for certain subjects. By taking the CLEP exam, you may earn college credits. This is an excellent way to get closer to your degree in a timely and cost-effective manner.
CLEP Testing Page


The College offers the Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC) Test in English (& Spanish by arrangement)
TASC Testing Page

Additional Resources and Contacts

Contact Union County College Disability Services
If you require any special accommodations in education, you may request such accommodations by contacting the Coordinator of Disability Support Services.
Disability Services Page

Contact the Union County College Testing Center
Call Testing Center Main Phone: 908-709-7486
Email testingcenter@ucc.edu