is no charge for a student's first attempt in each section of the
ACCUPLACER test (Math, WritePlacer, and/or ESL Reading and Writing
a student needs to re-test in one or more sections of the ACCUPLACER
beyond their first attempt, they shall be assessed a re-test fee
of $25 for each re-test session, regardless of the number
of sections taken during that re-test session.
note that re-test fees are NOT refundable once it is paid and a
receipt is issued.
are exempt from paying re-test fees as long as their previous test
scores for the sections they are re-testing in are expired. Test
scores expire two (2) years from the date you last took the test.
to complete tests on the day your fees are paid
strongly recommend that you complete all tests covered by the re-test
fee on the day it is paid. We understand that there might be situations
out of your immediate control that may require you to postpone the
completion of your test. Such situations may include, but are not
limited to the following:
which prevents the student from completing the test(s).
on-campus emergency situation:
or network outage that prevents you from completing the test
natural disaster that closes the campus earlier than the scheduled
If you paid re-test fees and your test is suspended, you must 1)
return to complete your unfinished exams within one (1) week, and
2) are responsible for notifying us your exams are suspended. Failure
to do so will result in additional re-test fees.
scores do you use to determine a student's placement?
highest of all active (non-expired) test scores shall be
used to determine a student's final placement, in the event the
re-test scores are lower.