Completing placement tests will help determine which courses are the best fit for you. Remote and in person testing are available. Sign up for placement testing.
Fill out and submit our sign up form. You’ll receive an email within 1-2 business days with information about scheduling remote and/or in person placement tests.
Students requiring a disability-related testing accommodation must first contact Student Disability Services at firstname.lastname@example.org and follow intake procedures before signing up for placement testing.
If you are unable to test remotely, you must register in advance for in person testing, which takes place on campus (Bryn Mawr campus, CCICS, or El Centro). Please note the location of our test and arrive 15 minutes prior to the start time with a valid photo ID, your NEIU student ID number and a face mask.
Remote placement testing allows you to take your test whenever it's most convenient for you (any time 24/7/365), from the comfort of your home. To test remotely, you will need a computer (desktop or laptop) with a webcam and audio capabilities. Within 1-2 business days (longer on weekends and holidays) after signing up for placement testing, you will receive an email with your voucher code (from ACCUPLACER with subject line: Remote Voucher Notification).
Once you receive your voucher code, you can create an account with our proctoring partner and schedule your placement tests. Make sure you have your voucher code ready, and download the latest version of Google Chrome browser and use Chrome when creating your account, scheduling and testing.
The test is untimed (there is no time limit). Be sure to set aside at least two hours to complete your placement tests. Learn more more information about the test itself and preparation materials.
After finishing the placement test and answering a few background questions, you will see your score and placement on the next screen. You may take a screenshot of your results and/or print them. Your score will be available on NEIUport within 1-3 business days. Essay scores will be available up to 24 hours after taking the exam. Reading and Writing Survey results will be available within 5-7 days.
All test scores will be posted on NEIUport within 1-3 business days. Please follow the steps below to locate them:
Learn more about interpreting your test scores.
It is highly recommended that prior to the test, you prepare by using our Placement Test Preparation page as a study resource.
In addition to placement testing, please be sure to continue through as many of the important Next Steps for Admitted Students as possible.
If you have any problems registering, contact Testing Services at (773) 442-5293 or email@example.com.