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Student Wellness Centre

View of the Centre for Academic Testing, shot looking towards the front, tables in the middle of the room.

Student Wellness Centre

External College, University & Professional Exams

The Centre for Academic Testing in Peterborough is available for invigilation of various academic, government or professional exams and/or certifications.

Trent University is also an accredited institution for invigilation of Athabasca University exams.

To book an external exam to be written at the Trent University Durham campus, please contact durhamexams@trentu.ca

Booking Information:

To book an exam please contact the Centre for Academic Testing by emailing examcentre@trentu.ca or by phone at 705-748-1011 ext. 6135.

Fees (HST included):

Individual student booking

  • $60/exam (maximum 3 hours)
  • $100/exam (exams longer than 3 hours)

Group Bookings

  • Administrative / Sitting fee of $30 per student per exam
  • Proctor fee of $75 per group of up to 15 students. 


Payment can be made with cash or cheque payable to 'Trent University'. Payment is required on or prior to the testing date.

External Exam Testbooking Hours:

Individual Student bookings

Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
No weekend availability

Group bookings

Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Weekend availability for an additional fee

During December and April Trent University formal exam periods, the CAT will invigilate external exams from 9:00 am - 10:00 pm on each exam day for individual student or group bookings.


Information for day of test:

Photo I.D. will be required to write your test/exam:

  • Student Card

  • Government issued photo I.D.

Parking information:

Pay and Display parking lots are available across campus. For lot locations and parking fees please visit the Trent Parking and Access Control website.

Directions to Trent University