The GED® Test in Newfoundland & Labrador

Explore Newfoundland & Labrador testing centers

You can study for the Newfoundland & Labrador test online without having to attend class.

Ron Smith, GED Administrator and Chief Examiner

Evaluation, Testing, and Certification
Department of Education
P.O. Box 8700
St. John's, NL A1B 4J6
(709) 729-3000

St. John’s

Thrive, CYN St. John's Inc.
108 Lemarchant Rd.
PO Box 26067
St. John's, NL A1E 0A5

Memorial University of Newfoundland
Career Dev. and Experiential Learning
1 Artic Avenue
St. John's, NL A1C 5S7

Department of Education
100 Prince Philip Drive
St. John's, NL A1B 4J6


Western College
128 Carolina Avenue
Stephenville, NL A2N 2S5

Newfoundland & Labrador GED Test Eligibility Requirements

  • You must be a citizen of Canada.
  • You cannot be enrolled in an accredited high school or be a high school graduate.
  • You must be 19 to take the test.
  • Cost: $30
    • Two Options for testing:
      • Written test in a classroom environment
      • Testing in a computerized environment, which is facilated by Thrive Community Centre
  • Passing Score: 410 (minimum) in each subject and an average of 450 (minimum)
  • Accommodations: You must apply for disability accommodations through the GED Testing Service page.
  • Check out Newfoundland & Labrador’s other rules and requirements here.
  • After you pass the test, Newfoundland & Labrador will award you a Government of Newfoundland and Labrador – GED High School Equivalency Diploma that will show you have achieved the same level of knowledge as a high school graduate. 

Over 20 Million Adults

That’s how many have successfully passed the GED® Test. So why wait?


"What motivated me to get my GED are my 3 beautiful kids, and a strong will to become a nurse. Since I was a child I had always enjoyed helping others."

- Jazzibel