Rock Valley College

ADN Entrance Exam (TEAS)

All students applying to RVC's Nursing program must complete the ATI TEAS Test prior to the submission of an application to the Nursing/ADN program.

For more information, visit our Nursing program page.

The ATI TEAS tests students in four areas:

  • Reading
  • Math
  • Science
  • English

It is essential to prepare well for this exam.  Study materials may be obtained from for a fee. Study guides are also available for purchase at Amazon or bookstores. Visit RegisteredNursing to access a free review guide with material that covers every topic on the TEAS.

The ATI TEAS test has a time limit of three and a half hours for completion.

Cost: $97 

Registration is done directly through ATI. 

Test Dates

Tuesday, August 30, 2022 at 10 a.m.
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 at 3 p.m.
Wednesday, September 7, 2022 at Noon
Thursday, September 8, 2022 at 11 a.m.

  1. Go to 
  2. Create an account with ATI: Rock Valley College must be your institution of choice and your profile must be saved in order to view and select testing dates. 

    NOTE: Remember your Username and Password for the day of your test.
    1. After creating an account you will be asked to select the following:

      Program Type:  TEAS for Nursing Students
      Country: USA
      State: Illinois
      City: Rockford


Arrive: Please arrive no more than 10 minutes prior to the start of the exam.

Location: RVC Testing Center, main campus, Student Center (SC), lower level, 3301 N. Mulford Road, Rockford, IL 61114

Phone: (815) 921-2380


Bring with you:

  • A valid photo ID (government issued: driver's license, state ID, passport) 
  • Your ATI username and password (the one you created and used at the time of your registration with ATI)

Contact the Nursing Program with any questions at (815) 921- 3261.

Note: TEAS scores are visible on the testing screen upon test completion and will be accessible thereafter within your ATI account.  

  • An application to the ADN program must be submitted.
  • To obtain an application for the Nursing/A.A.S. Degree (ADN) Program, contact the Nursing Department at (815) 921-3261.
  • Complete the application for the Nursing/A.A.S. Degree (ADN) Program and submit the application to the RVC Nursing Department.

For more information visit our Nursing program page.