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Idaho State University

HSE/ACT Residual

The following examinations are offered as paper-pencil tests at Graveley Hall South, 2nd Floor Testing Center, Room 251. To make appointments for these tests, call (208) 282-4907.


Information and application for the High School Equivalency Certificate


ACT - American College Testing

The ACT Residual Test is held once per month, please call for dates:

1. How to Register and what is the fee?

Pre-registration and payment of a $60 non-refundable fee (cash or check payable to ISU Testing, no credit cards) is due at the time of registration. If registering by mail, please send it to the following address. Checks should be made out to ISU and include the name, phone #, last four of SS# and test date. Current Photo Identification is required on the day of test.

*The fee for ACT Residual will be $90 starting July 1, 2019.


Idaho State University

Counseling and Testing Service
921 South 8th Street - Graveley Hall South #351
Stop 8027
Pocatello, Idaho 83209

Phone: (208) 282-4907


2. What is the Residual ACT and when is it offered?

The Residual ACT is offered each semester for students who haven't taken the ACT on the national test dates. Residual ACT scores are not transferable to other educational institutions.


3. What is the ACT?

The ACT assessment is a standardized exam used for admission purposes. The exam measures skills in English, Mathematics, Reading, and Science.

Call (208) 282-4907 for a list of available test dates.

Bengal Mental Health Fund


Contact Us


(208) 282-2130 - Counseling Services

(208) 282-4506 - Testing Services 

Graveley Hall, South Tower, Room 351

Idaho Falls:
(208) 282-7750
Bennion Student Union Building, 2nd Floor, Room 223

Fall/Spring: M-F 8-5
Summer: M-F 7:30-4

Suicide Awareness

If you or someone you know has a mental illness, is struggling emotionally, or has concerns about their mental health, there are ways to get help. Counseling and Testing Service is here to provide help to you, a friend, or a family member.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK(8255)

Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741 in the US