Online registration dates & times for ACCUPLACER are open ONLY to University of West Georgia applicants who have been informed by the UWG Admissions office that ACCUPLACER testing is required. Not everyone is required to take this test. NOTE: Your UWG student ID # is required as part of the test registration; do NOT use your social security #.

Appointments for ACCUPLACER retests, remotes, or special administrations (as part of a job requirement) must be scheduled by calling Academic Testing Services at (678)839-6435. 

Online registration is required for initial placement testing for UWG applicants. 

  • ABOUT THE EXAM

    The ACCUPLACER package consists of Elementary Algebra, Reading Comprehension, and WritePlacer. The Elementary Algebra section is untimed and consists of 12 multiple choice questions. The Reading Comprehension section is untimed and consists of 20 multiple choice questions. The WritePlacer section consists of a 60 minute 300-600 word, timed essay in which a prompt is provided. The minimum score requirements are as follows: Elementary Algebra -- 67 or higher, Reading Comprehension -- 61 or higher, and WritePlacer -- 4 or higher.

    Which part(s) of the package you take is a decision made by the Admissions Office based on a review of your application. The Admissions Office will tell you what part(s) you need to take.

    The ACCUPLACER test is taken on computer.

    When you register for the exam, you are reserving a seat for the test. You do not indicate what parts of the test you are taking. We will verify that information with the Admissions Office prior to the testing date so that you take only the part(s) you need.

     

  • HOW TO STUDY FOR ACCUPLACER

    ACCUPLACER APP is a free web-based study app. It is to your benefit to review/study for the test so that you know what to expect and can, therefore, do your best. 

Upcoming 2018 Exam Dates

Appointment times are 9:00 AM or 2:00 PM

  • Monday, August 6
  • Monday, September 17
  • Monday, October 15

REGISTER FOR ACCUPLACER HERE

Parking information: All UWG visitors are asked to stop by the Welcome Center located in the Bonner House on Front Campus Drive to register their vehicle and obtain a visitor parking permit. For after hours registration, please contact the Welcome Center at 678-839-2232.

To obtain a copy of your scores for another institution/agency, please complete and return the ACCUPLACER Test Score Release Form.