STEP 1 - Create an account for the TEAS® exam through ATI Testing
STEP 2 - Schedule ATI Test
Appointments must be made within a testing center's hours of operation.
STEP 1 - Pay $75 TEAS Exam Fee
The TEAS® entrance exam for Davenport University candidates is $75. This can be paid online using a credit card. There will be no refunds for the TEAS®.
STEP 2 - Pay Davenport Seat Fee
There is a $40 proctoring fee for those students testing for a school other than Davenport. This fee must be made in advance to secure your seat reservation.
All payments must be made with credit only. No cash or personal checks will be accepted.
Please allow 4 hours for check-in, taking the exam, and optional rest periods.
You may take the TEAS® as many times as you wish.
When you come to take your test, you must bring:
Davenport University will provide reasonable accommodation(s) upon request to ensure equal access to University educational services and activities in the most integrated setting appropriate to the individual’s needs.
Candidates must have documentation on file in order to receive accommodations. In order for Davenport to provide accommodation testing, candidates are required to register for their accommodations two weeks before the testing session date to ensure accommodations are properly met or candidates will be expected to test under standard testing conditions. Please visit our accommodation page for further information.
ATI’s online store has three products, the TEAS® Study Manual, a TEAS® Online Practice Assessment, and a combination package available to guide your review and provide feedback about your study progress. The above can be purchased at the ATI website, ATI Testing. The materials are optional and not required to take the TEAS. However, review of the study manual is strongly recommended.
The DU libraries have a TEAS study manual for the 7th version of the test. DU Nursing provides some material and practice quizzes for review purposes on the TEAS–Nursing Student Success guide.
ATI Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) assessment is necessary for entrance into the Davenport University BSN nursing programs and is offered to current and prospective DU students at the Grand Rapids, Lansing, Midland and Warren campuses.
Davenport University offers the TEAS® for all applicants regardless of the nursing program to which you are applying. The exam covers the following academic skill areas:
Go to ATI Testing to learn more about the exams.