Student and Community Services Building

Assessment Center

Placement Test Dates and Times by Subject

English, ESL, Biology 40A and All Mathematics
(including Calculus Readiness)

  • Monday-Thursday: 9 a.m.-Noon; 1 p.m.-5 p.m.
  • Friday: 9 a.m. Only
  • Closed: Saturday and Sundays

Arrive on time by 9 a.m. for morning test session and 1 p.m. for afternoon test session.


Chemistry 1A/Biology 6A 

July 15-August 27
  • Tuesday and Wednesday only: 3:30 p.m., by appointment only
  • Exception: No chemistry test on Aug. 13

Information for Day of Test
  • Arrive on time at Assessment Center in Student Community Services Building (SCS) 
  • 9:00 a.m tests are administered in a classroom. Students should meet in SCS lobby by 8:45 a.m.  Proctor will lead students to the classroom. 
  • *2:00 p.m. tests are administered in Assessment computer lab. Students should meet at outside door to testing lab by 2 p.m. *There will be no afternoon testing this quarter.
  • No one is admitted late.  
  • This is a timed paper and pencil test. Students must have an appointment or "stand-by" testing form.
  • Bring several #2 pencils.
  • Current valid photo I.D. (driver's license, passport, student ID card) is required.
  • Bring your calculator if you want to use one during test.
  • All other test materials are provided.(test book, scantron, scratch paper, periodic table)


Assessment Department Building: Student & Community Services
Room: SCS 143
Phone: 408.864.8717

Last Updated: 8/28/14