For Illinois residents, High School Equivalency tests are administered at various testing locations throughout the state including the Belleville and Sam Wolf Granite City campuses.

Southwestern Illinois College offers two brands of HSE tests.  Students may decide which test brand to take.

An online registration and testing fee payment is required to take the test.  More information can be found at the following links:



SWIC Testing Centers
  Belleville Campus Sam Wolf Granite City Campus
Main Complex, Room 0603 –
Adult Ed Computer Lab
2500 Carlyle Ave.
Belleville, IL 62221
Room 408
4950 Maryville Rd.
Granite City, IL 62040


In addition to achieving the minimum score in each of the subject areas, proof of passing the Illinois & U.S. Constitution will be required to obtain a high school equivalency certificate.  Upon passing the GED or HiSET, this proof will have to be shown to the Regional Office of Education in the passer’s county of residence along with their $18 certificate fee.


Regional Offices of Education
  Madison Cnty. R.O.E. Monroe and Randolph  Cntys. R.O.E. St Clair Cnty. R.O.E.
157 N. Main St.
Edwardsville, IL
ext. 4636
107 E. Mill St.
Waterloo, IL 62298
1000 S. Illinois St.
Belleville, IL 62220
618-825-3900, ext. 110