Cleveland State University

McNair Scholars Program

GRE Fee Reduction Certificates from ETS (Educational Testing Service)


The GRE Fee Reduction Program for McNair Scholars is funded by Eucational Testing Service. A limited number of vouchers are available for McNair schoars who are registering for GRE revised general test and GRE subject test. The vouchers are available at the McNair office. McNair scholars who receive a GRE Fee Reduction Voucher for a revised General Test and/or a GRE Subject Test can register online at if paying the reduced test fee by credit/debit card. They will be required to pay 50% of the GRE revised General Test fee or 50% of the Subject Test fee at the time they register to test. Any McNair scholar who receive a voucher is expected to take the exam on their planed date and submit a copy of the GRE test score to the McNair program office within 14 days of receiving them.

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Registering for a GRE Test Using a Fee Reduction Voucher

  • McNair scholars registering for a revised General Test or a GRE Subject Test and paying by credit/debit card can register online at
  • McNair scholars registering for the GRE revised General Test or a Subject Test and paying by check or money order need to complete the appropriate Registration Form at and follow the instructions on the form for mailing to ETS. Individuals should allow up to four weeks for processing and mail delivery.


Any CSU undergraduate student who qulifies as a low-income student can get a 50% fee reduction certificate from Campus 411. The above mentioned 50% fee GRE fee reduction voucher is only for McNair schoalrs. To obtain a 50% fee reduction certificate from the Campus 411, you have to do the following;

You need to fill out two separate forms:

1. Authorization Voucher Request Form

2. Fee Reduction Certificate

The second form needs to have the CSU school seal or stamp- which you can get from a Financial Aid Advisor at Campus 411. Again, It takes approximately 4 weeks to obtain the waiver and you still need more time to mail these documents. You need to mail both of these documents in to the address that's located on the top of the first form. ​You will still have to pay 50% of the cost. You will have the option to put your credit card information on the first form or attach a check.