Before You Schedule

... an appointment, please read this!

The Assessment Center is unable to offer in-person assessment or exams during the 2021 fall sessionbut the following assessments/exams are now available in an online format to eligible students:

If you'd like to take an online assessment or examplease use our online contact form

Student ID Number Required

Complete the De Anza College online application to get your Student ID Number. Note: Your Student ID Number is your Campuswide ID (CWID) number.

Once your application has been processed you will receive an email that contains your eight-digit CWID number.

Accommodations

If you had an Individualized Education Program (IEP) in high school, or a 504 Plan in High School or if you are a Disability Support Services student or you think that you can benefit from receiving testing accommodations, contact Disability Support Services before making an appointment.

Academic Integrity

The Assessment Center follows the college's academic integrity policy. Consequences of academic dishonesty can include disciplinary probation or suspension. 

Internet resources, translators, dictionaries, notes or aids of any kind are NOT permitted during the any assessment or exam session.

Students found violating the college's academic integrity policy or cheating on assessments/exams with any unapproved materials or aids will be

  • Disallowed from taking the assessment/exam for a quarter or more.
  • Reported to the Office of Judicial Affairs and reviewed by the office following the judicial process.

Necessities

#1 Review the subject specific assessment/exam information and study guides guides before booking!

#2 Have your valid photo id (driver's license, high school id card, passport, etc.) at check-in. Its REQUIRED.

#3 Know your MyPortal password.

#4 Bring pencils to your testing appointment!

Results Processing

Request an appointment at least one month in advance of your registration date.

Assessment & Exam Results Processing Timelines

Math Assessment

2 - 3 Business Days

English Assessment

2 - 3 Business Days

ESL Assessment

2 - 3 Weeks or less

Chemistry 1A/Biology 6A Exam

2 - 3 Business Days

Biology 40a Exam

2 - 3 Business Days

Session Duration by Subject

Be aware of how long your assessment session will take you to complete.

Language Arts (English/ESL)

English: On average 30 - 45 minutes

ESL: On average 1 hour - 1 hour and 30 minutes

Math

On average 30 - 45 minutes

Chemistry 1A/Biology 6A Exam

45 minutes

Biology 40a Exam

45 minutes

Appointment Schedule:

General Appointment Schedule

Check the Contact Us page for any scheduled closures/holidays.

The Assessment Center is unable to offer in-person assessment or exams during the fall 2021 quarter. While you won't be able to visit us in person, you can still contact us by using our online contact form.

The following assessments/exams are now available in an online format to eligible students:

  • English and Math Guided Self-Placement assessments
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) assessment
  • Biology 40A exam

We don't currently offer the Chemistry 1A/Biology 6A exam in an online format.

If you'd like to take an online assessment or exam, please contact us by using our online contact form. Be sure to include your full name, eight-digit student identification number (also known as a campuswide ID or CWID) and how we can assist you.

Language Arts (English/ESL) & Math Assessments  

Mondays - 8:30AM & 1PM

Tuesdays - 8:30AM & 1PM

Wednesdays - 8:30AM & 1PM

Thursdays - 8:30AM & 1PM

Fridays - 8:30AM

Chemistry 1A/Biology 6A Exam

Mondays - 10AM & 2PM

Tuesdays - 10AM & 2PM

Biology 40A Exam

Mondays - 10AM & 2PM

Tuesdays - 10AM & 2PM

Drop-In Program

The Assessment Center is unable to offer in-person assessment or exams during the fall 2021 quarter. While you won't be able to visit us in person, you can still contact us by using our our online contact form.

The following assessments/exams are now available in an online format to eligible students:

  • English and Math Guided Self-Placement assessments
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) assessment
  • Biology 40A exam

We don't currently offer the Chemistry 1A/Biology 6A exam in an online format.

If you'd like to take an online assessment or exam, please contact us by using our online contact form. Be sure to include your full name, eight-digit student identification number (also known as a campuswide ID or CWID) and how we can assist you.

Details

No appointment needed. This service is offered on a first come, first served as seats are available.

  • Program schedule is subject to change without notice. Check the Contact Us page for any scheduled closures/holidays.

Please use our online contact form before you travel over to De Anza.

Drop-In Program Session Rules

Morning Session

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

Start by

9:30AM

Start by

9:30AM

Start by

9:30AM

Start by

9:30AM

n/a

End by

11:30AM

End by

11:30AM

End by

11:30AM

End by

11:30AM

n/a

Afternoon Session

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

Start by

1:30PM

Start by

1:30PM

Start by

1:30PM

Start by

1:30PM

Closed

End by

4:30PM

End by

4:30PM

End by

2:30PM

End by

4:30PM

Closed

4 ways to make an appointment:

Online

The Assessment Center is unable to offer in-person assessment or exams during the fall 2021 quarter. While you won't be able to visit us in person, you can still reach us by using our online contact form.

The following assessments/exams are now available in an online format to eligible students:

  • English and Math Guided Self-Placement assessments
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) assessment
  • Biology 40A exam

We don't currently offer the Chemistry 1A/Biology 6A exam in an online format 

If you'd like to take an online assessment or exam, please use our online contact form. Be sure to include your full name, eight-digit student identification number (also known as a campuswide ID or CWID) and how we can assist you.

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Make an Appointment Online 

Be sure you have your De Anza student ID number (this is your CWID) and your date of birth ready.

Check the Contact Us page for any scheduled closures/holidays.

By Email

Email us at daassessment@deanza.edu

Be sure to include your De Anza Student ID Number and your full name in the email.

Check the Contact Us page for any scheduled closures/holidays.

By Phone

The Assessment Center is unable to offer in-person assessment or exams during the fall 2021 quarter. While you won't be able to visit us in person, you can still reach us by using our online contact form.

The following assessments/exams are now available in an online format to eligible students:

  • English and Math Guided Self-Placement assessments
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) assessment
  • Biology 40A exam

We don't currently offer the Chemistry 1A/Biology 6A exam in an online format.

If you'd like to take an online assessment or exam, please use our online contact formBe sure to include your full name, eight-digit student identification number (also known as a campuswide ID or CWID) and how we can assist you.

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In Person

The Assessment Center is unable to offer in-person assessment or exams during the fall 2021 quarter. While you won't be able to visit us in person, you can still reach us by using our online contact form.

The following assessments/exams are now available in an online format to eligible students:

  • English and Math Guided Self-Placement assessments
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) assessment
  • Biology 40A exam

We don't currently offer the Chemistry 1A/Biology 6A exam in an online format.

If you'd like to take an online assessment or exam, please use our online contact formBe sure to include your full name, eight-digit student identification number (also known as a campuswide ID or CWID) and how we can assist you.

_____________________________________

Campus Map: Registration & Student Services Building (RSS), 144 -- We're in the same building as the Bookstore!

Recommended Parking: Lot A ($3 parking permit required)

Check the Contact Us page for any scheduled closures/holidays.

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