The Regional Police Academy at Lamar Institute of Technology will be testing in October for its next class session.

Those interested must take the entrance exam in order to attend the academy. Dates and times for the test are: 1 p.m., Oct. 1; 9 a.m., Oct. 2; 9 a.m., Oct. 3; 1 p.m., Oct. 5; and 9 a.m., Oct. 6. The charge for the exam is $15 and it must be in a money order. Personal checks or cash will not be accepted.

The exam will be held at the LIT Regional Police Academy, Multi-Purpose Center, Room 258. There are 24 seats available for each exam. All those who pass the exam and plan to attend the academy must attend a Cadet Orientation at 1 p.m. on Oct. 14. Call (409) 880-8022 to reserve a spot for the exam.