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Placement Testing For All New Students

All new students must take a computerized Accuplacer Placement Test prior to registering for classes. The results are used to place students into appropriate classes.

Which Test Should I Take?

General Placement Test

If you have answered yes to any of these questions, then the General Placement Test is for you!

How Do I Prepare For The Test?

To prepare for the test, visit or call the Academic Success Center in Room 409, 860.906.5200

What Should I Bring?

  • Your student banner ID #
  • A picture ID
  • A pen or pencil

Scratch paper will be provided.
No calculators are allowed.

Appointments are not required for the test. Please arrive at least 30 minutes before the test. Space is limited; entrance is on a first-served basis on the days and times below:

Testing Schedule for Summer/Fall 2014

April 7 - August 28

  • Mondays, Wednesdays & Thursdays - 10:00a.m.
  • Tuesday - 4:00p.m.

For more information on test exceptions, or retakes, please visit or contact the Placement Testing Center at 860.906.5089, Room 220.

If you need reasonable testing accommodations, please contact Helena Carrasquillo,Interim Disabilities Coordinator, Room 208 - (860)906.5204

Practice Tests Resources:

English-As-A-Second Language (ESL) Test

For more information, please contact:

ESL Testing for Summer/Fall 2014

Practice Tests Resources:

NO TESTING ON THE FOLLOWING DAYS

  • Commencement - May 22, 2014
  • Memorial Day - May 22, 2014
  • June 30 - July 4, 2014

    IMPORTANT:

  • No General Placement Testing will be administered on ESL Testing days.
  • Testing times and days above may change.
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