The ParaPro Assessment measures the reading, writing and basic math competencies of practicing and prospective paraprofessionals. In accordance with the No Child Left Behind Act, the ParaPro Assessment can be used to certify teacher’s aides and assistants in the instruction of these subjects to school children. The ParoPro exam is 2.5 hours in length.


Call UMF Testing Services: (207) 778-7666.


Monday through Friday, by appointment. Occasional Saturday’s available.


$70 – due at time of scheduling (Includes $55.00 exam fee and $15.00 administrative fee (non refundable)

No rescheduling fee charged with notice of 24 hours or more.

Testing Location

University of Maine Testing Services is located on the 3rd floor of Franklin Hall at 252 Main Street, Farmington, Maine.


Park in Parking Lot 17. Please park in spots that are designated for testing. Street parking is also available.

Contact us

Franklin Hall, 3rd floor

252 Main Street
Farmington, ME 04938
Phone: (207) 778-7666
FAX: (207) 778-7069
TDD: (207) 778-7000