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On Test Day

You've prepared for success with our official test prep resources, so you're ready to do your best on your big day. However, knowing what you can expect at the test center and the rules that they follow to ensure the test is administered in a fair, secure manner can make you feel more at ease. Let's learn more about test day.

What to Expect on Test Day

What to Expect on Test Day

Learn about what to bring, what to expect during and after the test, security policies and more.

Test Day Policies

Test Day Policies

Familiarize yourself with the policies that allow ETS to administer fair, secure tests.

ID Requirements

ID Requirements

Review the ID requirements again to make sure the ID you bring on test day is acceptable.

Registration Bulletin

Registration Bulletin

Download and review the TOEFL iBT® Registration Bulletin for additional information.

Take a Closer Look

Watch our TOEFL iBT® Test Day video for a preview of what to expect at the test center, including:

  • checking in
  • presenting your identification
  • test security procedures
  • using your headset and microphone
  • taking the test
  • viewing your Reading and Listening scores
  • the option to cancel your scores

Other Things to Know

Double Check Your Appointment Details

24 hours before your appointment, sign in to your ETS account to confirm there are no changes to your registration details (e.g., a different time or building than originally scheduled).

Cancelling Your Scores At the Test Center

You will have an opportunity to cancel your scores at the end of your test. Consider carefully before doing so!

Learn more about cancelling your scores at the test center.