The placement and proficiency exam schedules for each quarter are posted on Friday of Week 5 of the previous quarter. You can also read general information about placement exams.
|Exam||Dates and time||Location||Comments|
|Language Proficiency (reading portion)||
Sept. 26, 2015 and Oct. 3, 2015, at 10 a.m.
|French, German, Italian, Russian, and Spanish. Those passing the reading portion will sign up on Saturday to take the oral exam during the following week.|
Sept. 28, 2015-Oct. 2 , 2015 by appt.
Oct. 5-9, 2015 by appt.
|This exam is for those students who pass the reading portion of the proficiency examination.|
|Math Placement (required for MATH 3C, 4C, 10A OR 20A)||Test dates and locations||Test dates and locations||Bring a No. 2 pencil and photo ID. Results are good for 1 year. Calculator use is permitted, except for a TI-89. For more information, see the Math Placement website.|
|UC Analytical Writing Placement Exam (formerly Subject A Proficiency)||
Sept. 16, 2015: 5-7:30 p.m.
Sept. 19, 2015: 3:30-6 p.m.
Sept. 21, 2015: 2-4:30 p.m.
Center Hall 212
|Bring photo ID. You may fulfill the Entry Level Writing Requirement by writing a passing essay on the Analytical Writing Placement Exam (which is required of all students who have not otherwise met the requirement). This examination may be taken only once. Students who fail will be required to enroll in SDCC 1. For more information, see the Basic Writing Program website, basicwriting.ucsd.edu.|