Testing Accommodations Available for TOEFL iBT® Test Takers with Disabilities or Health-related Needs

The following are some of the accommodations available for the TOEFL iBT® test. Test takers who require other accommodations can request them as part of the registration and accommodations approval process. ETS must review and respond to your accommodations request before your test can be scheduled.

Technical Accommodations

  • Screen magnification
  • Selectable background and foreground colors
  • Kensington Trackball mouse
  • IntelliKeys® keyboard
  • Ergonomic keyboard
  • Keyboard with touchpad

Specialized Assistance

  • Sign language interpreter for spoken directions only
  • Oral interpreter for spoken directions only
  • Oral interpreter for Listening section only
  • Writer/recorder of answers
  • Test reader

Adaptive Accommodations

  • Audiocassette version of the test
  • Reader's script version of the test
  • Braille test (in contracted or uncontracted Braille)
  • Braille test with reader's script
  • Large print version of the test
  • Regular print version of the test
  • Listening section omitted
  • Speaking section omitted
  • Extended testing time
  • Additional rest breaks
  • Transcripts of audio elements in Speaking and Writing sections

Note: If you would like to request accommodations other than those listed above, you must describe them in Part II of the Testing Accommodations Request Form which can be found in the Bulletin Supplement.

If you are not sure whether the accommodation you need is available, please contact ETS Disability Services.

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