Placement Test Registration

Thank you in advance for registering for placement testing. 

Out-of-state students with travel arrangements, please contact Testing Services at (773) 442-5293 or to help you coordinate placement testing and orientation during your visit to Northeastern.

Registration Instructions

  1. Select and click a date below to register.
  2. Log in to your application portal. (If you forgot your password, there are reset instructions.)
  3. Complete the steps in the application portal to register for the date you selected.

Test Dates and Locations

Thank you in advance for registering for placement testing. If you are a first year student or transfer student with less than 30 credit hours, you will receive notification about your testing, advising and registration date via e-mail soon. 


Though the placement tests are untimed, students generally complete the tests in two hours, so please plan your time accordingly.

Main Campus - Lech Walesa Hall (LWH) 0002


Please Bring:


  1. a photo ID

  2. your Northeastern student ID number

  3. at CCICS and El Centro locations, also be sure to have your NEIUport login and password

Preparing for the test

It is highly recommended that prior to the test, you prepare by using our Placement Test Preparation page as a study resource.


If you have any problems registering, contact Testing Services at (773) 442-5293 or