The Learning Center offers a growing constellation of test prep resources.

1.  Take a GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT class with The Princeton Review at a discount.

The Learning Center partners with The Princeton Review to provide GRE, GMAT, LSAT, and MCAT test prep courses at a savings of up to $600 for UNC students, alumni, and employees. Classes are held on campus. The Princeton Review offers courses to fit a variety of schedules. They also hold free local test prep events and workshops.

Click here for The Princeton Review’s course schedule and registration information.


2.  Join a FREE test prep study group

You can also join a FREE Test Prep Study and Coaching Group.

The UNC Learning Center’s free Test Prep Study and Coaching Group is designed for all students preparing for any graduate school entrance exam. Tests include: GRE, MCAT, LSAT, GMAT, DAT and PCAT. Led by Marc Howlett , this collaborative group connects you with other students and campus resources. We utilize the UNC Learning Center academic coaching model to create a structured approach to exam preparation, set and meet goals, and promote accountability for our progress. Together we will practice skills and build confidence, keeping you on track right until test day.

Attend one or both of these groups:test prep library

  • Test Prep Tuesdays:  4 – 6pm, Dey Hall 301
  • Flash Card Fridays:  3 – 5pm, SASB N, Suite 0118


3.  Peruse our Test Prep Library, SASB North Suite 0118

Come see the latest editions of study guides and flash cards from The Princeton Review, Kaplan, Peterson’s and more.   Click here for a listing of titles in our library.


4.  Work with an Academic Coach

Learn how to make time in your already busy schedule to prepare for an exam.  An academic coach will help stay accountable to a sensible and manageable study routine.


“I have much more confidence now.  I know if I work on the strategies I learned, I will be ready to take the test.”