Placement Testing

Placement Testing Room - Academic Support Center

Once an application has been submitted, applicants should contact the Academic Support Center at 860.773.1530 to schedule their ACCUPLACER Placement Assessment. This assessment, or proof of exemption, is required of all incoming students.

Exemption from Placement Testing

SATs

In lieu of placement testing, students may submit recent SAT scores for course placements.

  • For exemption from the English placement test, students must have a score of 450 or higher on SAT Critical Reading within the last 2 years
  • For exemption from the math placement test, students must have a score of 500 or higher on SAT Math within the last 2 years


To apply for exemption, submit the Application for Exemption from Placement Testing form.
For information on course placements, refer to the current Tunxis SAT Policy.

Other Exemptions

In addition, exemptions exist for students who have successfully completed college-level English and/or math. Senior citizens and students who have completed Accuplacer at another college within the last 2 years may also be exempt.

To apply for exemption, submit the Application for Exemption from Placement Testing form.

Test Preparation

Testing Schedule

Test dates may be added or changed. Call the number below for details.

+March 2015

FridayMarch 279:30 AM
SaturdayMarch 289:30 AM


+April 2015

WednesdayApril 15:15 PM
TuesdayApril 75:15 PM
FridayApril 10

9:30 AM

12:30 PM

SaturdayApril 119:30 AM
TuesdayApril 155:15 PM
FridayApril 17

9:30 AM

12:30 PM

SaturdayApril 189:30 AM
TuesdayApril 215:15 PM
FridayApril 24

9:30 AM

12:30 PM

SaturdayApril 259:30 AM
WednesdayApril 295:15 PM


+May 2015

FridayMay 1

9:30 AM

12:30 PM

SaturdayMay 29:30 AM
TuesdayMay 55:15 PM
FridayMay 8

9:30 AM

12:30 PM

SaturdayMay 99:30 AM
WednesdayMay 135:15 PM
FridayMay 15

9:30 AM

12:30 PM

SaturdayMay 169:30 AM
TuesdayMay 195:15 PM
FridayMay 229:30 AM
WednesdayMay 275:15 PM
FridayMay 29

9:30 AM

12:30 PM

SaturdayMay 309:30 AM

+June 2015

TuesdayJune 25:15 PM
FridayJune 5

9:30 AM

12:30 PM

SaturdayJune 69:30 AM
WednesdayJune 105:15 PM
FridayJune 12

9:30 AM

12:30 PM

SaturdayJune 139:30 AM
TuesdayJune 165:15 PM
WednesdayJune 179:30 AM
FridayJune 19

9:30 AM

12:30 PM

SaturdayJune 209:30 AM
TuesdayJune 239:30 AM
WednesdayJune 245:15 PM
FridayJune 26

9:30 AM

12:30 PM

SaturdayJune 279:30 AM
TuesdayJune 305:15 PM

+July 2015

WednesdayJuly 15:15 PM
TuesdayJuly 79:30 AM
WednesdayJuly 85:15 PM
FridayJuly 10

9:30 AM

12:30 PM

SaturdayJuly 119:30 AM
TuesdayJuly 145:15 PM
WednesdayJuly 159:30 AM
FridayJuly 17

9:30 AM

12:30 PM

SaturdayJuly 189:30 AM
TuesdayJuly 219:30 AM
WednesdayJuly 225:15 PM
FridayJuly 24

9:30 AM

12:30 PM

SaturdayJuly 259:30 AM
TuesdayJuly 285:15 PM
WednesdayJuly 299:30 AM
FridayJuly31

9:30 AM

12:30 PM

+August 2015

SaturdayAugust 19:30 AM
TuesdayAugust 4

9:30 AM

12:30 PM

WednesdayAugust 55:15 PM
FridayAugust 7

9:30 AM

12:30 PM

SaturdayAugust 89:30 AM
TuesdayAugust 115:15 PM
WednesdayAugust 12

9:30 AM

12:30 PM

FridayAugust 14

9:30 AM

12:30 PM

SaturdayAugust 159:30 AM
TuesdayAugust 18

9:30 AM

5:15 PM

WednesdayAugust 19

12:30 PM

5:15 PM

FridayAugust 21

9:30 AM

12:30 PM

SaturdayAugust 229:30 AM

For a Test Reservation

Please call 860.773.1530 (seating is limited). Testing takes place in the Academic Support Center. Most students complete the test in approximately 2 hours. An Application for Admission must be submitted to the Admissions Office one week prior to placement testing. For more information regarding admission, call the Admissions Office at 860.773.1490.

For questions or concerns about placement testing

Contact Garth Pelton at 860.773.1525 or GPelton@tunxis.edu.

For accessibility or accommodation arrangements for Placement Testing for a student with a disability

Contact Cathy Felice at 860.773.1524 or CFelice@tunxis.edu.

For more information, contact the Academic Support Center at 860.773.1530 or tx-asc@tunxis.edu.