Accuplacer Testing for Nontraditional Students
Accuplacer testing is currently being offered for non traditional students required to take learning support who would like the opportunity to exempt it. Students who fall into this category will be advised during the course registration process about their options to exempt. Accuplacer in this case is optional. If a student does not meet the minimum Accuplacer score requirement, they will need to take learning support along with the assigned course (MATH 1001/MATH 0997, MATH 1111/MATH 0999,ENGL 1101/ENGL 0999).
Upcoming 2021 Exam Dates:
Monday, October 25th and Thursday, October 28th
Monday, November 15th and Thursday, November 18th
Monday, December 13th and Thursday, December 16th
All testing sessions are scheduled at 9:00am OR 2:00pm.
** Please be sure to bring a valid, government-issued photo ID. **
The ACCUPLACER test is a computer based exam consisting of three subject areas: Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra, and Statistics, Reading, and WritePlacer. The Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra, and Statistics and Reading sections are untimed and consist of 20 multiple choice questions each. The WritePlacer section consists of a 60 minute 300 - 600 word, timed essay in which a prompt is provided.
The minimum UWG score requirements for learning support exemption are as follows:
Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra, and Statistics -- 258 or higher
Reading -- 237 or higher
WritePlacer -- 4 or higher
ACCUPLACER APP is a free web-based study app. It is to your benefit to review/study for the test so that you know what to expect and therefore do your best. Students have provided great feedback to our office after studying for the placement exams before testing.
Please contact us with any questions regarding the test sections you are planning to test.
POST Accuplacer Testing for Employment
Examinees interested in taking the POST Accuplacer exam for employment purposes should first contact our office by calling 678-839-6435 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment.
ABOUT THE EXAM:
The POST ACCUPLACER is a computer based exam consisting of Reading, Writing, Arithmetic, and Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra, and Statistics. The Reading, Arithmetic, and Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra, and Statistics sections are untimed and consist of 20 multiple choice questions. The Writing Section is untimed and consists of 15 multiple choice questions.
HOW TO STUDY FOR ACCUPLACER
ACCUPLACER APP is a free web-based study app. It is to your benefit to review/study for the test so that you know what to expect and therefore do your best. Students have provided great feedback to our office after studying for the exams before testing.
Parking information: Parking for tests administered in the UWG Testing Office is the Tyus Hall Lot; note the ATM at the edge of the lot and UWG Student Health Services Building. See UWG Campus Map for details, and locate Strozier Hall for the Academic Testing Center location. Please do not forget a valid, government-issued photo ID is required for testing.
To obtain a copy of your scores for another institution/agency, please complete the Accuplacer Test Score Release Form. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to reach out to our Testing Office at 678-839-6435 or via email at email@example.com.