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Heartland Community College


Please note:
Testing Center hours are subject to change during midterm/final exam weeks, holidays, and between semesters. Please visit this webpage or contact us to verify hours of operation during these periods. 

On campus appointments are required for placement testing, course testing, community exams, and proctored tests (fee applies) for other institutions.  

Course Testing drop-ins
Students may drop-in to complete a course exam Monday-Thursday (2:00 pm - 4:00 pm). Appointments are not required between those times. If you wish to test outside of those times, an appointment must be scheduled. 

Heartland Lincoln and Pontiac Centers
Additional testing locations can be found at the Lincoln or Pontiac centers. Visit their website(s) for more details.

• Friday, April 28 - HCC Day of Service
• Monday, May 29 - Memorial Day


Spring 2023 Hours *beginning January 23

Days Regular Hours *Drop-ins

9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Appointments required
Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Appointments required

10:00 am - 2:00 p.m.

Appointments required



*Appointments are not required for current students taking course exams if checking-in during this time. 

If you have scheduled a test appointment in the event of a campus closure, contact us to reschedule.

Emergency Text Alerts

Heartland Community College utilizes a system for sending important notifications. Opt in today!

This voluntary text messaging service can deliver two types of information:

  1. Emergency Alerts (HCC-ALERTS) – Notification of a serious concern affecting campus, including any campus closures due to severe weather
  2. Temporary Interferences (HCC-ACCESS) – Notification of an interference to campus access such as elevator repairs, blocked stairs, sidewalks and closed entries and parking areas

For Emergency Alerts

Text  JOIN HCC-ALERTS to 31389


Scan the QR Code below and click SEND

Text LEAVE HCC-ALERTS to 31389 to opt out of the emergency text message service.

For Temporary Interferences

Text  JOIN HCC-ACCESS to 31389


Scan the QR Code below and click SEND

Text LEAVE HCC-ACCESS to 31389 to opt out of the temporary interference text message service.

The system will reply with an acknowledgment that you have signed up to receive notifications!

HCC does not charge a fee for this service. Review your particular mobile device texting and data plan for service details specific to your account. Message and data rates may apply.

HCC will not share your mobile number or information with any other organization. Information gathered from HCC Alerts or HCC Access will not be used for marketing purposes.

To view the College’s policies on emergency messages, view the HCC Alerts Terms and ConditionsClery Emergency Notification Policy (PDF) and the Timely Notice Policy (PDF).

For more information about the college's related policies and terms view our Information Privacy Policy (PDF)Appropriate Use Policy (PDF) and Information Security Policy (PDF)

Contact Us

WDC 2600
Heartland Community College
1500 W Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: 309-268-8077
Lincoln: 217-735-1731
Pontiac: 815-842-6777

Kelsi Edwards

Associate Director, Testing Center
Phone: 309-268-8035

Jodi Chambers

Program Assistant, Testing Center 
Phone: 309-268-8045

Lincoln Center

Rebekah Baughman

Program Assistant, HCC Lincoln 
Phone: 217-735-1731

Pontiac Center

Dawn Shay

Program Assistant, HCC Pontiac
Phone: 309-268-8951