English Language Proficiency Exams

MELAB (Michigan English Language Assessment Battery) 

Prospective test takers are required to register at the Counseling and Testing Center at least 2 weeks prior to test 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 2 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 (effective January 1, 2014) 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 2 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) = $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 2015 - 2016 school year (Spring dates not yet available)

Date Day Registration Deadline
July 17, 2015 Friday Thursday, June 25, 2015
September 25, 2015 Friday Thursday, September 3, 2015
October 23, 2015 Friday Thursday, October 1, 2015
November 20, 2015 Friday Thursday, October 29, 2015
December 4, 2015 Friday Thursday, November 12, 2015
January 22, 2016 Friday December 28, 2015
February 19, 2016 Friday January 25, 2016
May 20, 2016 Friday April 25, 2016
June 17, 2016 Friday May 23, 2016
July 15, 2016 Friday June 20, 2016

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


TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

To Register:

TOEFL Test dates for the 2016 - 2017 school year (Spring dates not yet available)

Date Day
September  23, 2016 Friday
November 18, 2016 Friday
December 9, 2016 Friday

 Helpful Quick Links:

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

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