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

Please be mindful of testing locations. Testing is conducted at Northeastern's Main Campus in Lech Walesa Hall (LWH) 0002, at the Jacob H. Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies and at El Centro.

View our parking locations and maps

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

Jacob H. Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies

Please Bring:

  1. a photo ID

  2. your Northeastern student ID number

Practice Tests

Prior to the test, please 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