Exams for Outside Universities

Exam proctoring for students at other institutions is offered by appointment only.

If you are interested in having your exam proctored at College of the Canyons, please have your institution contact the testing staff at TLCTestProctor@canyons.edu in order to determine if we are a suitable location to accommodate your exam. If your request is approved your institution or instructor will need to provide our testing staff with exam information and instructions. Please allow 7-10 business days for our testing center to receive your exam, and call (661) 362-3194 to make your appointment. Students with an appointment are required to bring a valid picture ID, such as their driver’s license, state ID, or passport.

Exams for BYU Independent Study

Students taking exams through BYU may choose to have their exams proctored at College of the Canyons. It can take 7-10 business days for exams ordered through BYU to be delivered to our testing center, or 2 business days if using Express Mail shipping. Please keep deadlines for exam completion in mind. Though there may be an overall deadline for completing a course, some exams deadlines may differ. Expired exams will be returned to BYU.
Students must make an appointment to have their exam proctored at College of the Canyons by calling (661) 362-3194. Students without an appointment will not be offered an opportunity to take their exam. Students with an appointment are required to bring a valid picture ID, such as their driver’s license, state ID, or passport.

California Community Colleges Distance Education Proctoring Network

Students taking distance education courses at another California community college can choose College of the Canyons as a proctoring location. All students who test in The Learning Center (TLC) must agree to the Testing Center's policies.
    College of the Canyons
    The Learning Center (TLC)
    26455 Rockwell Canyon Road
    Santa Clarita, CA 91355

  • CAMPUS MAP: Testing will take place in The Learning Center (TLC) which is located next to the Library on the south end of the campus, closest to parking lot 15.

  • PARKING: Find the parking permit vending machine located near the entrance to Lot 15 (permit vending machine locations are included on the campus map). Daily parking permits are $3. Permits are required in all lots, seven days a week, 24 hours a day. Failure to display a valid permit may result in a citation.  Parking can be extremely difficult during business hours, so be sure to arrive well in advance of your appointment time to find parking.

  • HOURS: Subject to change. Appointments are required for all outside university students. Please call the Testing Center at least one week in advance of your exam deadline to schedule an appointment.

    Phone: (661) 362-3194
    Email: TLCTestProctor@canyons.edu