Reading Center

Contact Information

Suite 1320
Buzzard Building
Eastern Illinois University
Charleston, IL 61920-3099

Hours
10 a.m.-3 p.m. Mondays & Wednesdays
9 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays

Phone: 217-581-7898
Email: smaheshwari@eiu.edu

Basic Skills/TAP

The Reading Center offers help with Basic Skills/TAP preparation. The Merit Program™ is a software program which will lead you through practice questions and will give you immediate feedback on your progress. Practice tests are available for Reading, Grammar, and Writing. Please call 581-7898 for an appointment, or walk in to check to see if rooms are available.

Teachers Education Programs

Basic Skills/TAP or an ACT score of 22 are required for selection to Teacher Education programs. Visit Eastern's Basic Skills/TAP website for form information.

Other Information

For more information, check the College of Education and Professional Studies website.