Chicago Area Mensa regularly offers proctored test sessions for admission to the organization for a testing fee of $60.00. The test is offered for the convenience of those individuals interested in joining Mensa who are age 14 or older and either
Please see the bottom of this page if you are not a native English speaker or for other special cases such as impaired vision or hearing.
There's no way to study for the Mensa admission tests. You will be tested on logic, English vocabulary, and deductive reasoning. All materials will be provided; no calculators or mechanical devices will be allowed. Our proctors are current members of Mensa and are specially certified volunteers.
Individuals interested in taking the test should contact our Testing Coordinator, Conrad Pomykala. Contact him via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or IF YOU MUST you may leave a telephone message at (312) 666-1091. Although walk-ins are welcome at most testing sites if spaces remain, you must contact the Testing Coordinator in advance:
There are testing sessions held at several locations throughout the Chicago metro area each month- a current list is below. Testing sessions last approximately 2 hours and are open to applicants 14 years of age and older. Individuals over 14 but under 18 MUST have written parental or guardian permission; inquire well in advance about our procedures. All sessions are subject to change or cancellation based on lack of attendance or unavailability of a proctor.
To pre-register for any of the following sessions, please use the email link shown specifying the site/date you want below. You will receive a confirmation email with full site-specific details.
While our sites accept credit/debit cards, checks, and money orders (but not cash or
mobile payments!) we encourage the
use of prepaid testing. (Note: some sites below can ONLY accept vouchers!) You can visit the American Mensa website
to click on the "Pre-purchase testing" link to get started. Proctors accept a printout of your prepayment receipt at the session.
The vouchers are the equivalent of cash, can only be used once, and expire after 24 months or as indicated. They are valid at any American Mensa test site.
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testdate.php last updated June 21, 2019.