Testing Center Parking and Directions
College of Education Testing Center
Amanda Yother, Coordinator
Campus Box 5116
Foundation Hall, Room 314
Cookeville, TN 38505
Per ETS: You must bring a mask to the test center, regardless of local policy. If you come to the test center without a mask, you will be turned away. You must supply your own mask. The center or local policy determines if you are required to wear it the entire time at the test center. As a precautionary measure you can choose to wear a mask during testing if the test center or local policy does not require it. Both medical masks and cloth face coverings are acceptable.
Important Parking Information
All vehicles parked on campus are subject to the University’s parking rules and regulations. Failure to follow these rules and regulations may result in the vehicle being towed at the owner’s expense.
Should you park in an unapproved campus location or off campus, you are parking at your own risk and will be responsible for any associated parking fines. For any other parking questions, please view the Tech parking website:
Click below for instructions for either weekday or weekend parking.
- Week Day Test Center Parking (M-F)
TN Tech students and employees should park in their regular Tennessee Tech student parking lots (red, purple, or green).
Temporary visitor parking passes are available for non-students/non-employees utilizing the Testing Center. Contact the Testing Center at least 48 hours prior to your testing appointment at 931-372-3125 or email@example.com for more information on how to obtain a visitor’s parking pass.
Please make certain you allow plenty of time to get the pass, park, and make it to the Testing Center no later than 30 minutes prior, and preferably an hour prior, to your scheduled exam.
If you have mobility or health issues and have a disabled parking placard or license plate, you may wish to ask Tennessee Tech Police where accessible spaces near Foundation Hall are located.
- Weekend Test Center Parking
If you are scheduled to take an exam on a Saturday, you may park in the gold zone parking lot directly beside Foundation Hall (https://www.tntech.edu/parking-map.pdf).
Please note this is ONLY for tests occurring on the weekend. If you park in these spots during the week without an authorized parking tag, you will receive a ticket or may be towed.
- Driving Directions to Foundation Hall
From I-40, take exit 286 to South Willow Ave in Cookeville, TN;
Turn north on Willow Avenue;
Follow Willow Avenue for 2.8 miles;
Turn right on West 7th Street (at red light by Pizza Hut) and continue on for 0.4 miles
Turn left onto Mahler Avenue and continue for 469 ft.
Slight right onto E. 8th Street and continue for .1 miles
Turn left onto N. Jefferson Avenue. Continue .2 miles. N. Jefferson becomes E. 10th Street. Foundation Hall will be on the left.
Various campus maps can be found HERE.