FAA Pilot Exams

The University of Dubuque Testing Center provides the electronic delivery of all FAA pilot certification exams. The Testing Center is located at the Dubuque Regional Airport, University of Dubuque Flight Operations Center.

The current testing fee for all FAA exams is $165 for non-University students and $155 for current University students and alumni.  To schedule your exam, please call the Aviation Business Office at 563.589.3180 or email kbruggen@dbq.edu. 

UD Students, Alumni, and Friends of UD
The Testing Center is open to University students, alumni, and friends of UD for FAA Airmen Knowledge Testing. Appointments may be scheduled Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., excluding federal and University holidays. 

Public Testing
FAA exams for the general public can be scheduled by contacting the Aviation Business Office at UDAviation@dbq.edu

Driving Directions to the University of Dubuque Testing Center

From South (Davenport, Iowa - Quad Cities)
US-61 N
Turn left onto Airport Road at the Dubuque Regional Airport

From North (Platteville, Wisconsin)
US-151 S
US-151 S becomes US-61 S
Turn right onto Airport Road at the Dubuque Regional Airport

From Southwest (Cedar Rapids, Iowa)
US-151 N
Merge onto US-61 S
Turn right onto Airport Road at the Dubuque Regional Airport

From West (Waterloo, Iowa)
US-151 N
Merge onto US-61 S
Turn right onto Airport Road at the Dubuque Regional Airport