Campus facilities are closed until further notice. Limited in-person appointments
Stay informed: COVID-19 Updates and FAQS
The TSI Assessment is now available for ALL students:
Online (PRIMARY), through a virtual testing platform. Click HERE for more details.
Please review the Student Quick Guide for specific technical requirement.
In-Person (LIMITED), testing can be completed at the McKinney or Plano campus testing centers. Click HERE for more details.
The Collin College Testing Centers are committed to providing a high quality of support
services to the students, faculty and community. We provide students access to a comfortable,
secure test environment designed to facilitate their personal and professional educational
As of August 26, 2013, the new Texas Success Initiative (TSI) Assessment was enacted for all Texas public colleges and universities. Any new student who has not earned credit through college course work prior to 8/26/13 or met a state approved exemption is subject to the new TSI Assessment requirement. Previous TSI approved tests (Compass, Accuplacer, THEA, and Asset) are no longer accepted.
TSI (Texas Success Initiative) (for Collin Students only)
Scheduling: All Collin classroom tests are administered on a walk-in basis during the Testing
Center’s published hours. Seating is limited. Students are encouraged to allow sufficient
time for completing an exam within the published hours of the Testing Center. All
exams are collected at closing time, even if not complete. TSI Assessments are also
on a walk-in basis, but must be started at least 5 hours before closing. All CLEP
and correspondence testing must be scheduled in advance. Please note: Collin College
ceased to be a test site for THEA as of December 22, 2014.
Special Accommodations / Disability Services: It is the policy of Collin College to provide reasonable and appropriate accommodations for individuals with documented disabilities. For more information and to apply with the ACCESS office, please visit the ACCESS Office here.