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Taking the MAT Examination

Step 1Register for the MAT Examination

Register as soon as possible by submitting the registration form along with the required fee. Registration forms will not be accepted without payment. Click here for current future test dates. You will receive a detailed confirmation latter with the date selected, time, location, and other information via email prior to selected test date. All communication from the Testing Center is conveyed through email including confirmation letters.


Students with Disabilities - Students with documented disabilities, please contact AccessAblity Services (AAS) at 203-837-8225 (voice), 203-837-3235 (TTY) or aas@wcsu.edu for accomodation request and provide justification from your doctor three (3) weeks prior to the test date. Once approved, AAS will notify the Testing Center and provide the appropriate documentation.

For more information visit Disability Accommodations

Testing Sessions

Exams start promptly at 9:00am, 11:00am, and 1:00pm. Candidates are schedules in the order their registration form is received starting with the 9:00am session and rolling over into the next available time. Candidates are required to arrive at least 15 minutes prior to appointment time. You will not be admitted after the testing session had begun. Late arrivers will need to register and submit the non-refundable registration fee again to plan accordingly.

Exams are administered at Western Connecticut State University Westside Campus 43.5 Lake Ave Ext, Danbury Ct in the Campus Center Computer Center on the third floor.

Fees & Type of Payment Accepted

The non-refundable or non-transferable MAT test fee must be submitted with the registration form. Testing fees are subject to change without notice.

MAT Examination Fee

Others Type of Payment Accepted
$90.00 $105.00 Money Order, Bank Check or
Cash (Walk-in Only)

Testing Center Address

Mail or Drop off completed registration form with the administration fee to:

By Mail In Person
Western Connecticut State University
WS CC300 - Testing Center
181 White Street
Danbury, CT 06810
Western Connecticut State University
Westside Campus Center 300
43.5 Lake Avenue Ext
Danbury, CT 06810
(Walk-ins: please call 203-837-8415 to ensure staff availability)

Step 2Prepare for your exam(s).

Check out the available study materials, including Preparing for the MAT, Take an Online Practice Test and other study resources.

Step 3Day of Examination

Exams are administered at Western Connecticut State University WESTSIDE CAMPUS 43.5 Lake Avenue Extension, Danbury, CT in the Campus Center Computer Center on the third floor.

Click here for Day of Examination Information

Step 4Score Reports

Pearson does all the scoring and reporting of scores for the MAT, the Testing Center is responsible for administering the test. You will receive a print out of your raw score at the completion of the exam.

About your score: To learn about now MAT exams are scored click here

Additional Information

Retaking MAT Examination

Candidates may repeat the MAT examination with a retake ticket received from Pearson.

Individualized Testing Session

In the event that the dates posted is not convenient, you may schedule an Individualized Testing Session at an addition fee of $50.00 payable in cash only. Individual Testing Sessions may be schedules Monday through Friday between 9:00am and 4:00pm, upon availability of the proctor and by appointment only. Please contact the Test Center at (203) 837-8415 to schedule an appointment or for more information.

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