Test Administration

Hartnell and other California Community College Online Students
Online students can make arrangements with Tutorial Services in the Library (Building A, room 214) M-TH 9am-5pm, Fridays 9am-2pm or the Panther lab (Building E, room 217, email pll@hartnell.edu ) M-TH 8am-8pm, Fridays 8am-4pm and Saturdays 10am-2pm (fall and spring, see Drop-in Tutoring page for summer hours) to have exams administered.

STAAR Assessments (College Placements)

Assessment Exams/College Placements are available through our STAAR* Assessment Center at (831) 759-6054 or (831) 755-6820.

Hartnell Instructors - Exam Administration Request

Please complete the form below if you need to have a make-up or missed exam administered for one or more of your students.

Hartnell Instructors - Test Administration Request 

Universities and Other Institutions
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Students from institutions like Indiana State, Utah State, Brigham Young, Berkeley, Golden Gate University, Harvard, and others can arrange to take their exams at the Hartnell College (HC) Tutorial Services. The college charges a $25 processing fee for exams from other institutions and may charge for the return shipping cost; however, the processing fee does not apply to exams from other California community colleges or exams taken by HC students or alumni.

Tutorial Services Proctor's information:

Name: Frank D. Henderson
Title: Tutorial Services Coordinator

Site Address: Hartnell Community College Main Campus - Building A, 411 Central Ave. Salinas, Ca. 93901

Phone Number: (831) 755-6738, Fax Number (831) 759-6084
Email: fhenders@hartnell.edu

Hours: by appointment M -Th between 9am to 5pm, Fridays 9am to 3pm. When requesting an appointment, please include the name of the university/institution, as well as the length (in hours) and format (paper/online) of the exam. Appointments should be made at least two weeks in advance for more time options and to allow your exam request to be processed by your university.

Location: Building A, room 214 , second floor in the back and on the left 

Please bring a valid picture ID like a student ID or a driver’s license. Exams may be monitored by video.

Directions and Parking:           Campus Map and driving directions

Parking on campus is $2 per day, street parking is free. You can also purchase a daily parking permit online.


The college charges a $25 processing fee that can be paid by cash, exact change please, or a check made out to "Hartnell College" at the time of the exam. You will receive a copy of your test processing fee's receipt by email.

Reminder: this fee does not apply to exams from other California community colleges or exams taken by HC students or alumni; however, a return shipping fee may be required.

Thank you for choosing Hartnell College!

Who to contact

Tutorial Services Coordinator
Phone: (831) 755-6738 or 6815
A - Library/Learning Resource Center (LRC)
Office: A213-214
Building: Library/Learning Resource Center (LRC)