How to Register for the HiSET® Exam



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On-screen: [ETS® HiSET®]

On-screen: [How to Register for the HiSET® Exam. ETS® HiSET®]

Speaker: Narrator

Welcome to the Registering for the HiSET® Exam how-to video. This video is designed to assist test takers with registering for the exam after a HiSET® account has been created.

On-screen: [Accommodations for Test Takers with Disabilities or Health-related Needs. What accommodations are available? Website:]

Please note, if you have a disability or health-related need and require testing accommodations you must request your accommodations through ETS® and schedule your test through an ETS® representative. Accommodation requests can take six or more weeks from the time you submit the request. Visit the Accommodations page to learn more.

On-screen: [ETS® HiSET® The Future Starts Here.]

To register, click the "Schedule Your Exam" button, on the HiSET® exam website.

On-screen: [ETS® HiSET® Sign In for Test Takers. Returning Users. New Users.]

Then, sign in with your user name and password in the “Returning Users” field.

On-screen: [ETS® HiSET® The Future Starts Here. My HiSET® Home.]

As the My HiSET® home page loads, you will see your name in the upper right section of the screen. Next, you can register for a test by clicking the blue “Register/Find Test Centers” button.

On-screen: [ETS® HiSET® The Future Starts Here. My HiSET® Home. My Tests. My Upcoming Tests.]

On-screen: [ETS® HiSET® Choose Test Center Location.]

To register to take a test at a test center, select test center, enter your location and click "Search."

On-screen: [ETS® HiSET® Find Test Centers. Search Criteria.]

Next, you should review the search results and note whether the listed test centers offer paper-based or computer-based testing. Once you choose a test center, click "Schedule Appointment."

On-screen: [ETS® HiSET® Before You Register.]

Then, you will review and agree to your state's eligibility requirements and testing policies.

On-screen: [ETS® HiSET® Test Registration.]

On-screen: [ETS® HiSET® Schedule New Appointment. Appointment Information.]

You will then move on to verify your personal information, along with selecting your test language, test date, and test or tests you want to take. You may select one or more tests. Once you're ready, click the "Add to Cart" button.

On-screen: [ETS® HiSET® Your Shopping Cart.]

Next, you will see your shopping cart with the tests you selected. Review, then click "Proceed to Checkout."

On-screen: [ETS® HiSET® Checkout – Review Before You Pay.]

If you have a voucher or promotional code, you can enter it and click the blue “Apply” button. Then, scroll down and click the blue “Pay Now” button. If you don't have a voucher or promotional code, click on the blue “Pay Now” button.

On-screen: [ETS® HiSET® ETS® Checkout.]

On the ETS® Checkout page, select your payment option — whether it's PayPal® or credit or debit card. Then, click the grey “Continue” button. Enter your payment information and select the grey “Buy” button.

On-screen: [ETS® HiSET® Thank You for Your Order.]

Next you will see a confirmation page and then will receive a confirmation email. Review your email order information for accuracy.

On-screen: [ETS® HiSET® Copyright © 2020 by ETS ®. All rights reserve reserved. ETS®, the ETS® logo and HiSET® are registered trademarks of ETS®.]

We wish you good luck on test day! For additional information on the HiSET® exam, please visit

End of Video: How to Register for the HiSET® Exam.