Registration & Student Services Building

Assessment Center

Scheduling Your Placement Test

Students may schedule appointments for placement test(s) to guarantee seats for a specific date and time.

  • It is highly recommended to make an appointment to insure that you can test on a certain day and time. See current test dates and times.
  • Request an appointment at least three (3) weeks in advance of your registration date(s).
  • Testing is available on a stand-by basis, but seats are not guaranteed.
  • Students must bring a valid photo ID (driver's license, passport, student ID card) to make an appointment in person or take a test by standby.

Make an Appointment

NEW STUDENTS

You may use the online appointment system to schedule your placement test(s)  IF

  • you have never taken any placement tests at De Anza or Foothill College, and
  • you have not enrolled in any English, ESL or Math courses.

To make an appointment, please complete the online agreement form to confirm you have read the information on this website about test preparation and retest policies as listed on the Placement Test Checklist.

 

Make Your Appointment

CONTINUING and FORMER STUDENTS

If you already have taken a placement test in the past and/or have course credit in English, ESL or Math at De Anza or Foothill, you cannot make an appointment using the online appointment system.

 

You can schedule your placement test via:

Retest Policy

Are you making an appointment to take a placement test a second time?

 

Please see retest policies.

 

Walk-in, Stand-by Testing

  • Testing is available on a stand-by basis, but seats are not guaranteed.
  • Arrive at least 15 minutes early before your selected placement test date and time.
  • Bring a valid photo ID.
  • Come to the Assessment Center Entrance at Room 144 inside the Registration & Student Services Building.
  • You will be asked to sign a paper agreement form to confirm you have read the information on this website about test preparation and retest policies as listed on the Placement Test Checklist.

Day of Test Location Entrance

BY APPOINTMENT: The Assessment Center Testing Lab is located in the Registration & Student Services Building, Room 146. Use the outside door to testing lab on Stevens Creek Blvd. side of the building.

 

STAND-BY TESTING: To check in for stand-by testing and/or to speak with an Assessment Center representative, please use the Assessment Center entrance at Room 144 inside the Registration & Student Services Building.



Assessment Department Building: Registration & Student Services
Room: RSS 144
Phone: 408.864.8717
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Last Updated: 10/19/17