Guide to book GRE test dates

Guide to book GRE test dates

GRE dates are allotted on a first-come first-served basis. There is no single test date for GRE. You can choose your GRE date, time and center any time of the year (except public holidays).

If you need to reschedule your GRE date, you need to do it at least three days before the booked date.

You have to pay US $50 for rescheduling.

To book a GRE date online, visit:

To book a GRE date by phone:

Call 1-443-751-4820, 1-443-751-4820, 1-800-GRE-CALL (1-800-473-2255)

You need a credit card or a voucher number to book GRE dates online or on the phone.

You can take the GRE revised General Test once every 21 days, up to five times within any continuous rolling 12-month period. This applies even if you canceled your scores on a test taken previously. You may take the paper-based GRE revised General Test as often as it is offered.

GRE registration FAQs

1. What is the process for GRE registration?
You can register and book a GRE date online here. You can call and book a date at 1-443-751-4820, 1-800-GRE-CALL (1-800-473-2255).You will need a credit card or a voucher number for this.
To find out how to register through fax or post, visit

 2. When do I get my GRE admission ticket?

The admission ticket will be posted to you within three weeks of registration for the GRE. You can also print out your ticket.

3. What documents do I need for GRE registration?

A credit card is sufficient to book a GRE date. You will be asked to show your passport on the day of the test as an identification proof.

4. What happens at the test center?

After processing documents and submitting personal items, you can enter the testing room. Calculators are not allowed at the test center. You will be provided a scratch paper for rough work. At any time during the test, if you have a problem with your computer or you need an administrator, raise your hand.

5. How do I cancel or postpone my GRE date?

If you cancel your GRE date 3 days before the test, half the fee will be refunded toyou. You have to pay US $50 to postpone your test. To cancel or postpone your test visit:

6. How is the Analytical Writing Section of the GRE different from the TOEFL test of written English?

The TOEFL test of written English is focused on evaluating grammar, spelling, vocabulary and syntax. The Analytical Writing Section of GRE is designed to test higher level of analytical thinking and writing skills.

7. What word processor is provided for Analytical Writing Section?

A basic word processor with features like text writing, editing and cut and paste is provided for analytical writing section. You cannot copy text. However, you can work around this by cutting and pasting the text in both places. There is no spell check feature.

8. When are GRE scores reported?

You can see your unofficial Verbal and Quant score at the test center, right after the test. The Analytical writing section score and the official score is sent to you after 10 to 15 days.

9. How to prepare for GRE?

GRE Coaching at EDUCATION STREET can help you achieve your dream scores. We offer coaching which is customised according to your time and level of performance. We provide notes and mock tests which help you sharpen your intellectual levels. We have smaller batch sizes thus providing conducive environment for studying. With study help books and practice tests in the centres.

Schedule an appointment with us to know more:

Mulund Branch: 206/B, Flying Colors, Above Croma, Near Mulund Checknaka Bus Depot, Mulund (w) 400080

Call: 022-25681775/9820418067

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