Where can you take the CLEP test? Check the link below. It's always important to contact your academic advisor to make sure that you have the right test in mind and to verify that you are eligible to take the CLEP test. You don't necessarily have to be a student at any of the below schools to take an CLEP exam there. Many schools are called open testing sites or open testing centers and they will allow anyone to take a test there. A limited school will only allow their own students to take tests there. You will need to contact the school's testing center directly to schedule an appointment to take the CLEP test.