The Army Education Center's (AEC) mission is to vigorously promote lifelong learning opportunities, which will sharpen the competitive edge of the Army by providing and managing quality self-development programs and services.

Multi-Use Learning Facility

The Multi-Use Learning Facility enables customers to engage in self-development studies, training and research without the need of a common access card (CAC).

Building 6047
Mekong Road
Fort Lee, VA 23801-1703

(804) 734-7634

(804) 765-3533

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
closed federal holidays

Testing at the Education Center

Testing is by appointment only on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays; please contact (804) 765-3570 to be scheduled.  The following basic test schedule is subject to change.  Examinations begin promptly, so plan to arrive at least fifteen minutes prior to test start time.

Army Personnel Testing (APT) Examinations offered:

  • Armed Forces Classification Test (AFCT) Tuesdays, 8:30 a.m.
  • Defense Language Aptitude Battery (DLAB); Defense Language Proficiency Test (DLPT) Wednesdays, 8:30 a.m.
  • Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) Thursdays, 1:30 p.m.
  • Selection Instrument Flight Training (SIFT) scheduled upon request only

DANTES examinations offered; ACT and SAT exams must be ordered, so please plan accordingly.


Available 24/7 and provides online educational services.

GoArmyEd automates many of the paper-based processes Soldiers historically conducted with an education counselor; common requests include:

  • Tuition assistance (TA)
  • Class enrollment, both classroom and distance learning
  • Counseling requests
  • Military withdrawal questions and requests
  • Recoupment
  • Statement of Understanding

Visit GoArmyEd to register and use the services.

Colleges and Universities

On Post Colleges Location Office Hours Contact Information
Central Texas College Bldg 12400
Rm 146A
Mon - Thu: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
Fri: 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
(804) 765-3295
(804) 733-9290
Email CTC
Florida Institute of Technology Bldg 12500 (ALMC) Mon - Fri: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (804) 765-4665
Saint Leo University Bldg 12400
Rm 159C
Mon - Fri: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (804) 861-8039
(804) 861-9634
Email Saint Leo
Virginia State University Bldg 12400
Rm 153
Mon - Thu: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (804) 765-3300
Old Dominion University Bldg 12400
Rm 106
Mon & Wed: 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Tue & Thu: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
(804) 863-1670
Email ODU
Central Michigan University Bldg 12400
Rm 145
Mon - Wed: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thu - Fri: 8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
(804) 732-6082
Email CMU



Colleges and Universities in the Community

John Tyler Community College
J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College 
Richard Bland College
University of Richmond
Virginia Commonwealth University
Virginia State University
Virginia Union University


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