ACCUPLACER REMOTE TESTING 

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The ACCUPLACER is accepted for FAU High School programs. If you have any questions
regarding what exam to take please contact FAU High before registering for an exam.  

The Accuplacer Remote Placement testing is for FAU High Applicants ONLY. Students will schedule virtual appointments via RegisterBlast and tests will be proctored remotely by Testing Center staff. Students will take the Accuplacer remotely using WebEx Meeting Video Chat using their own Internet-connected device (cell phones or tablets are not allowed). Details about this exam, how to make appointments, and scheduling processes are outlined below.

Registration Information

Cost: Test Administration Fee

$11.50 - Accuplacer- 1 Section Only
$23.50 - Accuplacer - 2 Sections Only
$33.50 - Accuplacer- ALL 3 Sections 
$43.50 - Accuplacer AND WritePlacer
$23.50 - WritePlacer Only

Testing fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.
Appointments cannot be rescheduled without additional cost.

Testing Information

Students must pace themselves when testing. The administrator will only give a 5 minute warning before the testing time expires. If taking multiple sections, administrator will give warning at 45 minutes intervals, with a final 5 minute warning given before testing time expires.

  • You must login 15 minutes prior to your testing time. Please be prompt. No late logins will be allowed.
    All testing fees are non-refundable, non-transferable and the test may not be rescheduled.

  • The testing  timing is 45 minutes per section or 3 hours if you are taking all 3 sections and the Writeplacer at one sitting.  

  • You must wait 2 weeks before re-taking the ACCUPLACER test. DAY 1 BEGINS THE DAY AFTER YOUR TEST DATE. Scores will not be considered valid unless 2 weeks have passed.  

  • Students will print their own score report after the exam is concluded by going to the Accuplacer student portal at www.accuplacer.org.

  • FAU High program limits taking each section of the Accuplacer twice and, both the Accuplacer and WritePlacer are required.

  • FAU High school will only accept two score reports

  • For FAU High School minimum score consideration click here

  • FAU High School New Admissions information can be found at:http://www.fauhigh.fau.edu/admissions/index.php#Timeline

Technical Requirements

  • Desktop computer or laptop (tablets and cell phones do not meet the requirements)
  • Must have Webcam and Microphone
  • Chrome browser with pop-up blocker disabled
  • You will need to add the Chrome Extension for Webex to Chrome.
  • Internet speed must be at least 2 Mbps download and 2 Mbps upload. Hot spots are not recommended
  • Click on the link to verify your system compatibility with Accuplacer.

     

    NOTE: If you have technical difficulties during an exam, you can connect with the center either via email or chat

What You Need to Test

A Non-Expired Photo ID, FROM THE LIST BELOW, is required OF THE TEST TAKER, (no matter the age) must be presented prior to testing. NO EXCEPTIONS. You will not test without a valid, non-expired PHOTO ID from the list below.  The TEST TAKER'S photo ID must match exactly the name you used when registering. IE: Double or hyphenated last names. If the ID that you are using on test day has 2 last names, then you MUST register using BOTH last names

Listed below are the ONLY acceptable forms of test taker's photo identification (no photocopies accepted or pictures presented on phones accepted):

Students must present an ID from the list below to the webcam in order to test.  SCHOOL ID's ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE.

  • Current Non-Expired Driver's License
  • State Approved Non-Expired ID (http://www.flhsmv.gov/) - ALL AGES MINORS INCLUDED
  • Military ID
  • Current Non-Expired Passport
  • Tribal ID Card

If you do not one of the acceptable ID's listed above please email fautesting@fau.edu

On Test Day

Examinees are required to be professional, civil and respectful at all time while on the premises of the Test Center. All exams are continuously monitored by video and audio recording. The Test Center Staff is authorized to dismiss you from the test session for a violation of any of the Test Center Regulations, including exhibiting abusive behavior towards the Test Center Staff or accessing prohibited items, clicking outside the testing window or observing/hearing other people during testing.  There will a brief security check upon entry to the virtual testing room.

  • You will click on the Webex appointment link 15 minutes prior to your session start via email.
  • The authentication and space validation process is not part of your exam time.
  • The timer on your exam does not start until you click start the test.
  • Please be prompt and ready with the following:
  • Sit in a quiet place and clear your workspace where you will be undisturbed while testing.
  • Be sure to have your photo ID ready. You will need to show it to your proctor. • Approved Identification (with your full name and picture)
  • Have your 3 sheets of scratch paper – blank and 2 pencils
  • In the Join a Meeting box enter your name, email address, and the Session Password and click "Join Now".
  • Follow the instructions that appear on your screen.
  • When connected the proctor will provide instructions to begin exam
  • When your test session is complete you will print your SCORE REPORT from the student portal.

Schedule Your Exam

By clicking the Register Now Button I agree that I have read and understand that I am registering for the Accuplacer exam to be remotely proctored and my equiptment meets the minimum technical requirements. I understand the guidelines in the information listed above including the required ID requirements, what you need to test and test day protocols.