Read before scheduling an appointment!

CWID# Required

Complete the De Anza College online application to get your Campuswide ID (CWID) number.

Once your application has been processed you will receive an email that contains your eight-digit CWID number.

Accommodations

If you had an Individualized Education Program (IEP) in high school, or think that you can benefit from receiving testing accommodations, contact Disability Support Services before making an appointment.

Academic Integrity

De Anza students are beholden to the college's Academic Integrity Policy.

No dictionaries, notes or aids of any kind are permitted in the Assessment Center's testing lab.

Students found cheating on exams with any unapproved materials will be reported to the Office of Student Development.

Necessities

#1 Review the subject specific assessment/exam information and study guides guides before booking!

#2 Have your valid photo id (driver's license, high school id card, passport, etc.) at check-in. Its REQUIRED.

#3 Bring pencils to your testing appointment!

Results Processing

You cannot register for a class until you have received your assessment results.

Request an appointment at least one month in advance of your registration date.

Assessment & Exam Results Processing Timelines

Math Assessment

2-3 Business Days

English Assessment

2-3 Business Days

ESL Assessment

Up to 2-3 Weeks

Chemistry 1A/Biology 6A Exam

2-3 Business Days

Biology 40a Exam

2-3 Business Days

Session Duration by Subject

Be aware of how long your assessment  session will take you to complete.

Language Arts (English/ESL)

On average 1.5 - 2 hours

Math

On average 1 hour

Chemistry 1A/Biology 6A Exam

45 minutes

Biology 40a Exam

On average 1 hour

Appointment Schedule:

 General Appointment Schedule

Check the De Anza's Academic Calendar for college closures and holidays.

Language Arts (English/ESL) & Math Assessments

Mondays - 8:30AM & 1PM

Tuesdays - 8:30AM & 1PM

Wednesdays - 8:30AM & 1PM

Thursdays - 8:30AM & 1PM

Chemistry 1A/Biology 6A Exam

Mondays - 10AM & 2PM

Tuesdays - 10AM & 2PM

Wednesdays - 10AM & 2PM

Thursdays - 10AM & 2PM

Biology 40A Exam

Mondays - 10AM & 2PM

Tuesdays - 10AM & 2PM

Wednesdays - 10AM & 2PM

Thursdays - 10AM & 2PM

Drop-In Program

Details

No appointment needed. This service is offered on a first come, first served as seats are available.

  • Program schedule is subject to change without notice.

Feel free to call 408-864-8717 or email daassessment@deanza.edu before you travel over to De Anza.

August Drop-In Program Session Rules

Morning Session

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

Start by

9:30AM

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9:30AM

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9:30AM

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9:30AM

Closed

End by

11:30AM

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11:30AM

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11:30AM

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10:30AM

Closed

Afternoon Session

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

Start by

1:30PM

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1:30PM

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1:30PM

Start by

1:30PM

Closed

End by

4:30PM

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4:30PM

End by

2:30PM

End by

4:30PM

Closed

4 ways to make an appointment:

Online

Make an Appointment online 

Be sure you have your De Anza student identification number (CWID) and your date of birth ready.

By Email

Email us at daassessment@deanza.edu

Be sure to include your De Anza Student ID# in the email.

By Phone

Call us at 408-864-8717.

Have your De Anza Student ID# out before you dial us.

In Person

Visit us at the Assessment Center Front Desk.

Campus Map: Registration & Student Services Building (RSS), 144 -- We're in the same building as the Bookstore!

Recommended Parking: Lot A ($3 parking permit required)

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