GRE Resources

The GRE General Test

Measures critical thinking, analytical writing, verbal reasoning, and quantitative reasoning skills and is administered by the Educational Testing Service (ETS). The test is offered most weekdays and weekends year round and generally requires 2.5 hours to complete.

For a description of the test (including content, costs, test preparation software and testing locations), visit the ETS Web site.

Below is a list of test preparation resources

The Learning Center @ UNC-Chapel Hill

Be prepared for the next step in your academic career. UNC’s Learning Center partners with The Princeton Review to help students get ready for graduate school entrance exams. Free study guides, online practice tests and discounted courses are designed to help you perform your best.


North Carolina-based company which teaches GRE, GMAT and LSAT prep courses in central North Carolina at an affordable rate. You may attend classes in person, live online or by viewing the streaming video recording of each class. For more information, click on the link above or call (919) 791-0810.

Kaplan's Guide to Graduate School and the GRE

Kaplan offers a wide range of programs (classroom, online, private tutoring and books) to help you test with confidence and get the high score you need to gain admission to the graduate program you want.

Other Test Preparation Resources

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