DSST (DANTES Subject Standardized Test)

DSST registrations are available in Testing and Disability Services. Students who wish to take DSST must do the following:

  • Fill out registration form in Testing and Disability Services, or click here for DSST Registration Form (pdf).
  • Pay $20.00 registration fee (check, money order, or credit/debit card) for non-military test-takers. Registration payments are accepted by mail, but must be paid before the registration deadline. Please make checks/money orders payable to Augusta University or Augusta University.
    Registration fees should be mailed to:
    Augusta University
    Testing and Disability Services
    2500 Walton Way
    Augusta, GA 30904
  • Pay $80.00 on the day of the test (Credit Card required).
  • Recommended for credit by the American Council on Education (ACE), there are 38 subject level exams offered in disciplines and cover upper and lower-level baccalaureate credit courses.
  • Funding Guide

If you have previously taken a DSST test, you cannot retake the test until you have completed a waiting period of six months.

For information regarding tests offered by DSST and course descriptions, click here.

Click here to find out more information about DSST online.

Information you need to know for your test day:
  • Please arrive approximately 15 minutes prior to testing. The tests will be given on computer in the Testing and Disability Center, located in Galloway Hall.
  • To obtain a visitor parking pass, please visit Parking and Transportation Services located in the Public Safety Building on the Summerville Campus.
  • Only one test can be taken per test day.
  • Photo ID is required to take the test.
  • Please remember to bring a credit/debit card to pay your testing fees. No other form of payment is accepted on the test day.


Test Date Registration Deadline Test Time Fee per test Additional Info
02/07/2018 01/24/2018 2:00pm $80* $20 Registration Fee
03/07/2018 02/21/2018 9:00am $80* $20 Registration Fee
 4/4/2018 3/21/2018  2:00pm $80* $20 Registration Fee
5/2/2018 4/18/2018 9:00am $80* $20 Registration Fee
6/6/2018 5/23/2018 2:00pm $80* $20 Registration Fee
7/11/2018 6/27/2018 9:00am $80* $20 Registration Fee
8/1/2018 7/18/2018 2:00pm $80* $20 Registration Fee