UT Testing Services

Placement Testing

Placement tests and ACT (or SAT) scores are used by our departments to place students into the correct Math, Chemistry, and Foreign Language classes.

  • Placement testing is on a walk-in basis - No appointment is needed.
  • It is highly recommended that you call the Test Center (419.530.1269) prior to driving to campus to ensure it is open, as hours are subject to change.  Please bring a valid form of picture identification with you (driver's license, passport, high school ID or state ID), UTAD username, UTAD password, and your Rocket Number to complete placement testing.

Please note the following:

  • A photo ID is required in order to take any tests.
  • Bring Rocket Number and UTAD username and password.
  • All tests must be completed by the time the test center closes.
  • Items NOT allowed in the testing room include: food, drinks, cell phones or any electronic devices, backpacks, purses, hats, sunglasses, or key chains. Storage lockers are available on-site for these items. Cell phones must be turned off prior to storage.
  • Test Center staff has final determination of what is allowed into the testing room.
  • Test Center Hours

Placement Tests:

    This test is ONLY for the College Credit Plus Students. ACCUPLACER is administered everyday UT Testing Services is open for placement tests. For general info on this test, please click HERE.

    ACCUPLACER testing time is approximately 3 hours. It is strongly recommended that students allow enough time to complete the exam before UT Testing Services Close Time. ALL tests have to be completed by the Close Time.

    Special Hours for ACCUPLACER Test will be updated periodically. For individuals with disabilities who have a need for an accommodation such as a reader or access to food/rink during the AccuPlacer, please contact Student Disability Services at studentdisabilitysvs@utoledo.edu to make a request.

  • ALEKS - Math ($25.00)
    ALEKS is an online computer based Math placement test that can be taken at any computer you have access to. You have three (3) opportunities to test with ALEKS. The test is available online, to take at home, and anywhere you have access.

    The paper based exam can only be taken once. Paper based mathematics is an acceptable alternative to ALEKS ( ALEKS is a recommended online Math Placement test). No time limit (“Designed 45 Minutes for average student”) No Calculator is allowed. Two (2) Tests:
    • College Algebra
    • Trigonometry

    For more information about ALEKS, Click here. Please Click Here to Login, provide payment, and begin testing.

  • ALEKS - Chemistry (Free of charge)
    Recommended Chemistry test - available online to take at home and anywhere you have access.

  • CHEM1110/1120 Placement Test
    Click here for Nursing and Respiratory Care Students. This test can only be taken at the MFH Test Center.
    • Nursing: Please CLICK HERE for more information on your requirements
    • Respiratory Care majors are required to take this Chem 1110-1120 placement test
    • Other Health Science majors, please check the chart at the link above for your college or with your advisor
    • Education: Please check the chart at the the end of your linked college page or with your advisor
  • Foreign Language
    Time limit - One Hour; Multiple Choice Questions,  Five (5) Options:
    • French
    • German
    • Japanese
    • Latin
    • Spanish
  • For ALL Other Foreign Language Placements Tests, such as Arabic, please contact Foreign Language Department at 419.530.2606.
  • Chinese is arranged through Confucius Institute, Contact at (419) 530-7750.
  • English Second Language (ESL) Placement Tests is an Essay Format in response to given prompts (Blue Book).
  • One dictionary allowed - either paperback or electronic

Visit the Office of New Student Orientation website for additional placement testing information:  

Last Updated: 10/18/18