The Office of Testing provides a wide range of comprehensive testing services to UHD students and to the greater Houston community. Local and national tests are provided by testing personnel, including but not limited to: Correspondence Exams, the General Educational Development exam (GED), the College Level Examination Program (CLEP), the Texas Higher Education Assessment (THEA), and the TSI Assessment. UHD students registered with the UHD Office of Disability Services are permitted to test with approved accommodations under the administration of the Testing Service Staff. The center is equipped for computerized and paper-and-pencil tests. Effective, August 26, 2013 all students entering UHD, unless considered TSI Exempt, must take the New TSI assessment.