Testing Services

Accuplacer Placement Test (New Student Assessment)

  • All placement tests at the Wasatch Campus testing center are administered through the "Accuplacer" Computer-based Test System.
  • The Testing Center, located in the Administrative Suite, gives out its last assessment test at 6pm, Monday through Thursday and at 3pm on Fridays.
  • See below.
  • Fees: The accuplacer costs $10.00 for the first assessment. The initial fee covers both the Math and English portion of the test. Retakes cost extra.
  • Retakes: A student is allowed to take the test three times during a six-week period. The cost of the retake is $10 for Math and $20 for an English retake.

Test Prep Resources

  • You can check out the book Accuplacer: Exam Secrets Study Guide for a three-day checkout. We also have copies that remain in the library. Study guides can also be found online.

ACT Residual Exam

The ACT-R is offered at the Orem Campus. Please visit their website at www.uvu.edu/testingservices for more details.

All candidates must come into the UVU Orem Campus Testing Center office at least 24 hours in advance to register or if you live in the Wasatch or Summit counties you may phone. Please bring a valid government issued photo identification and your payment in cash at the time of registration. Scores to this test are only valid here at UVU. A sixty day waiting period is required before retaking the ACT Residual. For more information, please call (801)863-8269 or visit Testing Services in Orem.

ACT National Test Dates

The Wasatch Campus will host the ACT National Exam for all 5 test dates during the 2009-2010 Academic Year. Students must contact their high school counselor or sign up on-line with ACT.

ACT National Test Dates

  • June 14, 2014
  • September 13, 2014
  • October 25, 2014
  • December 13, 2014
  • February 7, 2015
  • April 18, 2015
  • June 13, 2015
  • September 12, 2015
  • October 24, 2015
  • December 12, 2015
  • February 6, 2016
  • April 9, 2016
  • June 11, 2016

http://www.actstudent.org/regist/dates.html


Proctored Testing

The Wasatch Campus offers proctored testing during our normal testing hours (Monday through Thursday,8am to 8pm, and Fridays 8am to 5pm) with the last proctored exam starting two hours before closing. Check with your institution or agency regarding how they require exams be sent to our site. To set up a proctor, please contact Mike Walker (mwalker@uvu.edu) after you have followed your institution's process. We prefer that you schedule an appointment in advance for any proctored exam. We cannot guarantee you will be able to take an exam without an appointment. Please bring a valid ID card. We charge $10 per exam as a proctor fee.

For Proctored testing for UVU online courses, please refer to www.uvu.edu/de. Our proctor center code is: uvu_932.