About Us


Our trained staff are eager to provide a welcoming, comfortable and secure testing environment. Get to know us!

  • Marion Collins - University Testing and Education Center Manager

    Marion Collins, UTEC Manager

    Marion is a native of Clemson and recently retired from a long military career. He is proud to be home with his family and serving the Faculty, Staff and most importantly, the great Students of Clemson University. Customer Service is at the forefront of Marion’s mindset including both Student and Faculty while ensuring Academic Integrity is maintained at the highest level.

  • Suzanne Arbet - Testing Specialist

    Suzanne Arbet, Testing Specialist

    Suzanne has been with the University Testing and Education Center since January 2019. She is a self-directed enthusiastic person with a passion for learning and commitment to excellence. Suzanne is well versed in working with students while and maintaining a positive attitude and building relationships.

  • Denise Borchert - Testing Specialist

    Denise Borchert, Testing Specialist

    Denise is a customer service professional originally from the State of Michigan but has been living on Lake Keowee for 5 years. Amazingly enough, she used to shout “Go Blue” but she has been converted to a Tiger Fan. Denise enjoys the interaction as well as the challenges that goes with the Testing Specialist position.

  • Jim Jones - Testing Specialist

    Jim Jones, Testing Specialist

  • Sandra Williams - Testing Specialist

    Sandra Williams, Testing Specialist

Our Mission

The University Testing and Education Center (UTEC) supports and promotes the educational mission of the University by providing facility resources for academic groups and centralized proctored testing services for students, faculty, staff, and the surrounding community. UTEC adheres to the National College Testing Association (NCTA) Professional Standards and Guidelines to maintain the integrity of the organization.

UTEC Core Values & Goals

  • Apply highest possible standards to ensure academic honesty.
  • Maintain integrity of all testing materials and instruments.
  • Respect and acknowledge individual rights and differences.
  • Provide excellent customer service in all matters.
  • Be fiscally responsible.
  • Maintain a comfortable and efficient work environment.
  • Provide a comfortable and welcoming testing environment.
  • Promote quality services through continuous staff training and development.
  • Rigorously protect client privacy.