Placement Exams

Writing Placement Exam (Accuplacer)

Accuplacer is UAA’s computerized placement test to assess your skills in Writing. Alternatively, students may be placed into writing courses based upon an ACT or SAT score, or through assessment of a writing sample. For additional information on alternative placement, please see the UAA Academic Catalog or contact the Academic Support specialist at the UAA Learning Commons at 907-786-6045.

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Math & Statistics Placement Exam (ALEKS)

ALEKS is UAA's computerized placement test to assess your skills in Mathematics. Students are advised to register for Mathematics and Statistics courses at the level indicated by their ALEKS scores.

For additional information on placement, see the forthcoming 2018 UAA Academic Catalog, view the attached overview, or access the ALEKS examination, as well as study and support materials. This ALEKS site is also accessible through the public section of UAOnline.

 Note: Students must have their UA ID in order to log in to take the ALEKS examination.

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