English Language Proficiency Exams

MELAB (Michigan English Language Assessment Battery) 

Prospective test takers are required to register at the Counseling and Testing Center on or before the registration deadline date.

To Register:

  • Print and complete the Official Identification (registration) form online or obtain one at the Counseling & Testing Center.
  • Submit completed registration form to the counseling & Testing Center no later than two weeks prior to test date. The following MUST be submitted along with the completed registration form:
    • 1 original passport-sized photo
    • MELAB test fee of $75.00 in the form of an official bank check, postal money order or cash. Make checks payable to ANDREWS UNIVERSITY (Fees are later remitted to University of Michigan). Personal checks are not accepted.
    • Bring along your official ID (passport or resident alien card) to present when you register as well as on test day
  • The Counseling & Testing center submits registrants' information to MELAB two weeks before test day
  • Counseling & Testing Center administration fee of $35.00 (CASH ONLY or charged to AU account) is paid on test day.
  • TOTAL MELAB testing fee ($75.00 + $35.00) = $110.00 (personal checks are not accepted)


  • Scores are made available by the MELAB center between 6 to 8 weeks after test date.
  • Need rush scores? Rush scores can be made available in 10 or 11 days after test day at an additional cost of $70.00 (if requested at time of exam). Rush score fees must be paid on or before test day.

Need additional information? Visit the official MELAB site at: www.cambridgemichigan.org/melab OR contact Counseling & Testing Center at 269-471-3470

MELAB test dates for the 2017 - 2018

Date Day Registration Deadline
June 23, 2017 Friday May 31, 2017
August 18, 2017 Friday July 26, 2017
December 1, 2017 Friday November 8, 2017
April 20, 2018 Friday March 29, 2018
June 22, 2018 Friday May 31, 2018


Helpful Quick Links:

MELAB Registration Application: http://www.cambridgemichigan.org/exams/melab/registration 

MELAB Preparation materials/Sample tests: http://www.cambridgemichigan.org/resources/melab/support-materials


Michigan English Test (MET)

The MET is not an admissions test for students applying to universities and colleges in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. Those interested in such a test should consider the Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB).

The MET is  for adults and adolescents at or above a secondary level of education who want to measure their general English language proficiency. The MET can be used for educational purposes, such as when finishing an English language course, or for employment purposes, such as applying for a job or pursuing promotion that requires an English language qualification.

To Register:

  1. Print and complete the Official Identification (registration) form online or obtain one at the Counseling & Testing Center.
  2. Submit completed registration form to the counseling & Testing Center no later than 2 weeks prior to test date. Include registration fee with the registration form.
  3. Present an official government issued ID when you register as well as on test day.


MET Fees

Registration fee: $55.00

Counseling & Testing center administration fee: $35.00

Payment is accepted in cash or charged to an Andrews University account. Personal checks are not accepted.


MET Test Dates for 2018

MET Test Date Registration Deadline
May 25, 2018 May 3, 2018
June 13, 2018 May 23, 2018

Additional Resources

Please vist the official MET website for further information

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

To Register:

TOEFL Test dates for 2021 - 2022

Date Day
March 19, 2021 Friday
April 9, 2021 Friday  
April 30, 2021 Friday
May 14, 2021 Friday
January 14, 2022 Friday
March 25, 2022 Friday
May 13, 2022 Friday
June 10, 2022 Friday

 Helpful Quick Links:

Test preparation materials: Visit www.toeflgoanywhere.org for the most comprehensive test preparation resources