Timing and Break
There will be a 10-minute break (standard time) following section 3 of the test. At that time
administrator if you wish to leave the room. Between sections you may pause for 60 seconds
If you wish to leave your seat at any other time during the test, please raise your
will not stop for this type of break.
If you have a concern about the wording of a test question, please note the section number
question number on your scratch paper and continue the test. Report your concern to the
after you complete the test.
No credit will be given for any responses marked on scratch paper. Use the scratch paper to
work out your
answers. All scratch paper must be turned in to the administrator at the end of the testing
In each of the Verbal Reasoning and Quantitative Reasoning sections, you may skip any
question and return
to that question later. You should answer as many questions as possible during each section
your time with this in mind. Use the Review button at any time during the section to review
questions you have answered and which questions you have skipped.
Retaking a GRE Test
You may take the General Test once every 21 days up to five times within any continuous
period (365 days). This applies even if you canceled your scores on a test taken
The retaking a test policy will be enforced even if a violation is not immediately identified
inconsistent registration information) and test scores have been reported. In such cases,
scores will be canceled and score recipients will be notified of the cancellation. Test fees
Select Continue to proceed.