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UVI Announces TEAS Testing Dates for April & May 2018

The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) is pleased to announce testing dates for the TEAS exam.  The Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) is used as part of the admissions process by Nursing and Allied Health schools nationwide.  UVI students who desire to enter the School of Nursing are required to sit for the TEAS exam. 

The TEAS exam is a basic aptitude test designed to identify students who are likely to succeed in nursing school and have the ability to think like a nurse.  It is a multiple-choice assessment of basic academic knowledge in Reading, Mathematics, Science, and English.  The four sections are timed for a total of approximately 4 hours. 

On St. Croix, testing will be administered in Room 139 of the Research and Extension Center, located on the Albert A. Sheen Campus. On St. Thomas, the testing site is located at the UVICELL Center on the UVI St. Thomas Campus. 

The TEAS testing schedule is as follows:

St. Thomas
10 am – 2 pm on Monday, May 14, 2018

St. Croix
11 am – 3 pm on Tuesday, April 17, 2018
11 am – 3 pm on Monday, April 23, 2018  
11 am – 3 pm on Thursday, May 10, 2018
11 am – 3 pm on Tuesday, May 22, 2018

 For testing fees or more information on the exam, contact the UVICELL Center at (340) 693-1100 on St. Thomas or (340) 692-4230 on St. Croix.  Students may also visit the UVICELL website at http://cell.uvi.edu/programs/teas-testing.aspx.