Regional Placement Testing Site Opens Feb. 1

Registration for math, English, and foreign language Regional Placement Testing for next year’s college freshmen opens February 1.

There have been a couple of changes to how UW System campuses place students into math and English courses, if the students have no college transfer in those subjects. Here is a quick summary:

Photo courtesy of UW-Platteville

Photo courtesy of UW-Platteville

UW-Green Bay, UW-Superior, and UW-Whitewater: The placement test is needed for math. ACT/SAT subscores will be used for placement into English.

All other UW System campuses: Placement tests are required for math and English.

Foreign language placement testing is available and is optional at each testing site.

Please contact campus testing offices with special circumstances. You’ll be able to find the updated schedule, contact list, and FAQ document at testing.wisc.edu/centerpages/regionaltesting.html.