GRE Retest Policy

An examinee may take the GRE only once every 21 days and no more than five times within any continuous 12-month period.

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About GRE


Test Time: approximately 4 hours. Picture of Drivers License

Valid ID Form Required: driver's license, or passport, or military ID must be presented at the time of testing.

How to Register

Go to GRE to create an account. You will be given the opportunity to select UNCW . as the testing site. Note: payment is due when you register for the test.

Date and Times Offered

The GRE is offered year round Monday through Friday at 8:00am and 12:30pm. Friday afternoon appointments are not available from the first week in May to the first week in August.

Cost, Refunds, Rescheduling

The current GRE fee is $205, payable when you register for the test. Please go to GRE to find the current policy regarding refunds and rescheduling. Generally, you must change or cancel your revised General Test registration no later than three full days before your appointment or your test fee will be forfeited. For example: the deadline to reschedule a Friday appointment is Monday.

If you reschedule your test date or change your test center you will be charged a fee of US$50. If you cancel your revised General Test registration no later than three full days prior to your test date you will receive a refund equivalent to half of the original test fee.

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