If you have never studied a subject (e.g., Latin), you do NOT need to take its placement exam. Should you choose to study a new subject, you will simply enroll in its introductory course.
Do you know which tests you need to take? It will depend on the College you are going into and the program you wish to study. Freshmen, go here to check which tests you need. Transfer students, go here.
You need to complete all of your placement exams at least two weeks before your registration date.
Before starting your placement exams, make sure that you:
Click here if you have not yet claimed your NetID.
Click here if you need help with your IDs and passwords.
After you log into the placement testing site, click into “University of Illinois Placement Tests.”
To take your ALEKS PPL Math Placement Exam, you will need to log in through the ALEKS PPL website, where you will find instructions and answers to frequently asked questions.
Go on to "Step 2" for more information.