DSST Details & Registration

Hudson Valley Community College is an open test center for the DSST, an ETS program. Registration is open to the public as well as currently registered students.

DSST exams are computer-based. Hudson Valley Community College's test center code number is 9680.

DSST Exam List
DSST Principles of Public Speaking Exam is no longer available at this test center location.

DSST Exam Registration

The exams are administered on the following Saturday dates at 8:30 a.m. in the Guenther Enrollment Services Center. DSST registration is on a first come first serve basis.

Saturday, July 7, 2018 FULL
Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018 FULL
Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018
Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018 FULL
Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018

Registration and Payment Methods

DSST candidates should submit the $25 registration fee when registering and pay the $80 fee by credit card on the day of the exam.

This form and the $25 fee must be received by the registration deadline listed on our Web site.

  1. Submit the registration form and a $25 check or money order (non-refundable and non-transferable) for each exam payable to Hudson Valley Community College.
    Mail your checks/money orders and registration form to:

    Hudson Valley Community College
    Center for Careers and Transfer
    80 Vandenburgh Avenue
    Troy, NY 12180

  2. The $80 exam fee must be paid on the day of the exam by credit card only. Personal checks, money orders or certified checks will not be accepted for the exam fee.

Preparing for a DSST Exam

Preparing for a DSST Exam Like the CLEP exam, most individuals interested in DSST find that some type of test preparation is helpful. For more general information on DSST, and to take a practice test, go to www.getcollegecredit.com.

Important Notice: If classes are canceled or the college is closed due to weather conditions or other emergencies, call the Security Office at Hudson Valley Community College, at (518) 629-7210, or the Center for Careers and Transfer at (518) 629-7326 for rescheduling information.

Get in Touch

Center for Careers and Transfer
Siek Campus Center, Suite 290

Regular Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Summer Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.