GED Testing

The GED® exam is offered weekdays (Monday through Friday) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. through the Assessment Center located in the Student Services building (availability subject to change).

The cost of the four-part exam (Science, Social Studies, Mathematical Reasoning, and Reasoning Through Language Arts) is $80 payable only at the GED® Website.

It is highly encouraged that GED® candidates inquire at the Adult Education Department regarding test preparation.

For information regarding Tutoring and GED® Classes, see Adult Education or contact Adult  Education at 925-8900.

To sign up for testing, you will need

  • To create an account, schedule and pay for exams at
  • If you are a candidate younger than 18-years-old you will need an Underage Permission Form completed and signed by your school district, parent/guardian, and submitted to the Assessment Center for approval.
  • A valid and current government issued photo ID.

On the Day of the Exam

  • Arrive at the Assessment Center with your valid photo identification at your scheduled test time.
  • Late arrivals are not guaranteed an exam time.
  • All items needed during the exam will be provided.
  • No food, drink, electronic devices, paper, outerwear, watches, large jewelry, or personal items permitted in the testing center during exams.
  • Lockers are available for storage.

After the Exam

  • You must earn the following scores to pass and earn high school equivalency.
    • Below Passing: 100-149
    • Passing Score: 150-169
    • Honors Score: 170-200
  • Request GED transcripts and diplomas at Diploma Sender:

Questions? Contact Student Services at 505-925-8560 or go to for more information on the GED® exams.

Assessment Center
Student Services

UNM-Valencia Campus

280 La Entrada
Los Lunas, NM 87031

Phone: (505) 925-8560
Fax: (505) 925-8901

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Office Hours

Monday through Friday
8 am to 5 pm