Exam Accommodations Center (EAC)

1200 Hixson-Lied Student Success Center
215 Beach Road
Ames, IA  50011-1400

Hours:  Monday - Friday  8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phone:  (515) 294-5197
E-mail:  examaccommodations@iastate.edu

In order to maintain the quality and integrity of the services provided at the Exam Accommodation Center, the following guidelines, exam receipt requirements, and student expectations are in place:


  • Only students with a Notification Letter or a Temporary Educational Assistance letter are eligible to take exams in the EAC.
  • Professors/Instructors are encouraged to provide exam accommodations when possible. However, Professors/Instructors may work with EAC staff to arrange exam accommodations by completing the online referral form.
  • Professors/Instructors please complete the exam referral form at least 1 week prior to the exam to assist EAC staff with scheduling.
  • Student must confirm exam arrangements with Professor/Instructor at least 1 week prior to the date of the exam.
  • Exams must be scheduled with the Exam Accommodations Center, drop in exams will not be allowed.

Information for Students

Information for Faculty and Staff

Low Distraction Setting vs. Private Room