Placement & Department Exam Details 

Placement Exams 

If you have any prior involvement with UVU (i.e. Concurrent Enrollment) or if you have started the UVU application process, you may have a UVID number. If you are unsure, check here: Find My UVID

ALEKS MATH 

ALEKS MATH Placement is a platform that evaluates a students math knowledge.

Required for UVU students to place them into Math Classes. 

Can be taken at UVU Testing Services or Remotely from home. To take ALEKS at UVU Testing Services, please set up an ALEKS Account. For testing from home, students will receive further instructions after scheduling to take the exam. 

*UVID Number Required for Testing*

 ALEKS SETUP GUIDE

ALEKS MATH DETAILS

ALEKS PPL SCORES

Accuplacer 

Accuplacer assessment is a platform that evaluates a students reading and writing knowledge.

May be required to registration for certain UVU courses. 

Can be taken at UVU Testing Services or Remotely from home. 

ACCUPLACER DETAILS

ACT-Residual 

The ACT- Residual covers English, Math, Reading, and Science. The test scores are only good for UVU and cannot be transferred to other schools.

Required for students to apply for various programs offered on campus. Also for new students under 21 that are taking it for class placement. 

 *UVID Number Required for Testing*

ACT-R DETAILS

Department Exams 

TEAS (Nursing)

The TEAS is a computer based exam that is given to students who have received authorization from a Pre-Nursing advisor.

The TEAS is a scholastic aptitude test that is used as a component of the selection process for admitting students into the UVU Nursing program.

 

TEAS DETAILS

Language Testing Registration

HSRT-N (Dental Hygiene)

The HSRT-N exam is for students applying to the UVU Dental Hygiene Program.

UVU students must have a permission voucher issued by the Dental Hygiene Program.

DENTAL HYGIeNE ADVISOR

HSRT-N DETAILS

OPI

The ACTFL OPI (Oral Proficiency Interview) is a test distributed by Language Testing International for assessing oral proficiency.

In addition to scheduling your appointment here, you must register for the OPI exam with Language Testing International (LTI).  Visit www.languagetesting.com to register.  Choose Utah Valley University as the proctor.  When asked for the proctor's email address, use testingservices@uvu.edu.  

In addition to fees paid to LTI, UVU Testing Services requires a $23.50 proctor fee.  You will be required to pay at the time of your appointment. Credit/debit card is required.  Cash is NOT accepted.  

 

OPI DETAILS

UVU Exam Quiet Space 

UVU Exam Quiet Space is an option for UVU Students who need to find a quiet location to take their UVU instructor exams, using our equipment and reliable internet. UVU students may schedule appointments to use one of the Testing Services labs for up to 2 hours. If additional time is needed beyond a 2 hour appointment, please email testingservices@uvu.edu.  

Students who only need a quiet space can check availability with both the library and the testing center to schedule those room resources.
 
To schedule with UVU Testing Services for an Exam Quiet Space please schedule an appointment through the scheduling website.  
 
 

Viewing your Placement scores (UVU Students only)

VIEWING SCORES INSTRUCTIONS

Female student studying

General Testing Policies and Procedures

Policies and Procedures