GRE® Test

The GRE® Test is an internet - delievered standardized exam taken by prospective students applying to graduate and doctoral-degree programs nationally and internationally. The GRE® exam features questions to closely reflect the kind of thinking you’ll do in graduate or business school. To ensure scores are reported prior to application deadlines, please check the admission deadlines for the graduate programs to which you’re applying.

Register and pay for your GRE exam online at


Computer based test


Determined by Prometric


To register for the GRE® exam, please visit or
Call (443) 751-4820 or 800-GRE-CALL


Official scores emailed 10-15 days after exam.


Prepare with Western’s online GRE Test Prep Course or download free POWERPREP software at

Day of test:

Please bring valid picture identification. Learn more about information on ID requirements.
Learn more about what to expect on your test day and items to bring.

Test Length:

240 min


Candidates can take the GRE® Test once every 21 days and up to five times within any continuous rolling 12-month period.


For general information about the GRE® Test, services, or policies, please call ETS at (609) 771-7670 or (866) 473-4373.


Western Washington University is an ETS Authorized GRE® Test Center.

GRE is a registered trademark of Educational Testing Service (ETS) in the United States and other countries.



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