ACCUPLACER

The ACCUPLACER is accepted for both FAU Dual Enrollment and FAU High School programs.  If you have any questions regarding what exam to take please contact your respective program advisor before registering for any exam.

IMPORTANT: PARENTS--IF YOUR CHILD IS A MINOR, YOU MUST REMAIN IN THE VICINITY OF THE TESTING OFFICE WHILE HE/SHE IS TAKING THE ACCUPLACER TEST.

Registration Information

  • Cost: $33.50 Test Administration Fee 
    The test administration fee is the same whether you need one section, two sections, or all three sections. The sections are Elementary Algebra, Reading Comprehsion, and Sentence Skills.
  • Current FAU Students
    You must enter your Z number for registration purposes.
  • Non-FAU Students
    You must enter their Social Security Number in the Z Number field for registration purposes. DO NOT enter your zip code in this field.
  • You must arrive at least 15 minutes prior to your testing time. Please be prompt. No late arrivals will be admitted.
  • All testing fees are non-refundable, non-transferable and the test may not be rescheduled.
  • You must wait 2 weeks before re-taking the ACCUPLACER test. Scores will not be considered valid unless 2 weeks have passed.

What to Bring

  • A Non-Expired Photo ID is required of the test taker, no matter the age and must be presented prior to testing.  NO EXCEPTIONS. You may not test without a valid, non-expired PHOTO ID from the list below.  Your photo ID must match exactly the name you used when registering. IE: Double or hyphenated last names. If the ID that you are using on test day has 2 last names, then you MUST register using BOTH last names
  • Listed below are the ONLY acceptable forms of photo identification (no photocopies accepted) :
    • current driver's license
    • state approved ID (http://www.flhsmv.gov/) - ALL AGES
    • high school ID - *** MIDDLE SCHOOL ID IS "NOT" ACCEPTABLE***
    • college ID
    • current state or federal ID card
    • current passport
    • tribal ID card
    • naturalization card or certificate of citizenship
  • Bring your email receipt sent to you by Prepblast.

Schedule Your Exam

By clicking the campus location below I agree that I have read and understand the information listed above and I am now ready to register for the Accuplacer/CPT:

Boca Raton Campus

Davie Campus

Jupiter Campus



Directions/Parking

From I-95 take exit #45, which is also known as Glades Road.
From Florida Turnpike take exit #75, which is also known as Glades Road.

Go east, towards the ocean, on Glades Road and make a left on 1st FAU entrance (Broward Avenue). Once on campus turn right onto Indian river Street then turn left onto Dade Avenue. Visitor parking is on the left; located on the south end of the student support services building (also known as SU 80). If you do not have an FAU parking decal you must park in the visitor's parking lot. All visitors must pay to park at FAU. The price is $1.00 per hour or $10.00 a day, you can pay with cash or credit card. Site Address: 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton FL 33431 Building Student Support Services SU 80 suite 210. If you do not have an FAU parking decal you must park in the visitor's parking lot.

For printable directions with a map click here.
or you can obtain turn by turn directions from Google Maps.
On the Davie Campus if you do not have a decal test takers can purchase a day pass for $2 from the Owl card center in SD 201. They need a cash or a check for the amount. They also need their tag number and year of the car. The center is open on Mon and Thurs 8:30-7, Tuesday and Wednesday from 8:30-4:30, Friday 8:30-3:30. They are closed everyday from 1-2 for lunch. Their direct phone number is 954-236-1549.

You can obtain turn by turn directions from Google Maps.
If you do not have an FAU parking decal you must park at the metered parking.

You can obtain turn by turn directions from Google Maps.

Accommodations

The FAU Testing Center willingly provides special test accommodations for all candidates who qualify for non-standard test administrations. Please send all documentation to FAU Testing Center no later than two weeks prior to your test date. You can fax your documentation to (561) 297-0170 or drop it off at our office in the Student Support Service Building, SU 80 Room 210.

Documentation of your accommodations must :

  • be current- i.e., completed within the past few years for disabilities not of a permanent or unchanging nature.
  • describe the specific accommodations requested
  • adequately support each of the requested testing accommodation(s)
  • be typed or printed on official letterhead and be signed by an evaluator qualified to make the diagnosis.

FAU Students who believe they qualify for special accommodations should contact the FAU Office for Students with Disabilities for assistance with this process.

For more information please contact Testing and Evaluation.

 Last Modified 12/1/14