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Important Updates

If you need assistance with this website, including the registration process, please contact ETS Customer Service at 1-800-205-2626 (Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-
5 p.m. CT) or via email at

CAT System Maintenance*NEW*
System maintenance is being performed on the ETS CAT system from approximately 10 pm (CT) on Saturday, October 22, 2016, until approximately 3 pm (CT) on Sunday, October 23, 2016. During this time, you will NOT be able to register, reschedule or cancel any CAT exams. If you encounter any problems, please try again later. Other functions, including registering for paper-based tests, will continue to be available.

Score Delay*NEW*
Score reporting for the October 1–31, 2016, Core Subjects 4–8 (211) test administrations will be delayed in order to perform post-administration statistical analysis for the introduction of new test forms. Scores for the October 1–31, 2016 test administrations will be reported on Friday, November 11, 2016.

NOTE: Registration for test dates starting November 1, 2016 will be available in the online registration system only upon completion of the post-administration statistical analysis.

Payment Processing
Test fee payment processing is now provided by, the official website of Texas. The price of this service, which is not refundable, includes funds that support the ongoing operations and enhancements of, which is provided by a third party in partnership with the State. Test takers may now be required to process two individual payments to complete an order transaction. This is determined by the services being requested in the final order. Failure to complete both payments will result in cancellation of the order.

Test & Service Refunds
All past and future processed test and service orders are now refundable up to 180 days from completion of initial order payment. The 180-day refund policy begins with the date the initial payment transaction was processed. If a test or service order is changed (e.g., change of test date), the 180-day refund policy applies to the date the registration was initially processed. Test takers canceling an order prior to 180 days from the initial transaction will be refunded according to the “Canceling a Test Registration” policy found in the Registration Bulletin.

TExES BTLPT and LOTE Administrations

TExES ELAR 7-12 (231) Administrations

TExES Limited-Administration CAT Test (MC Only) Administrations

TExMaT MTT Administrations

New Policy Regarding Watches in the Testing Room

Educator Certification Examination Retake Policy Change

The Bilingual Target Language Proficiency Test (BTLPT) Spanish (190) Interactive Practice Test is available

Resources for Test Takers with Disabilities or Health-Related Needs

ETS CAT System Maintenance

TEA Educator Certification Online System Maintenance

Test Center Info

Test Center Reporting Address Changes and Information *UPDATED 10/6/16*