ACCUPLACER® English-As-A-Second Language (ESL) Test

ESL Placement Testing is approximately 2-3 hours in length, consisting of two parts. Beginning in the ESL Language Lab, room 408, prospective students will experience an introductory presentation and an initial writing assessment. The second part, the ACCUPLACER® ENGLISH-AS-A-SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL) TEST, is taken digitally in the recently renovated Placement Testing Center, in room 220.

Test Day
  • Please come to Room 408 on the 4th floor.
  • You are required to bring a government-issued, non-expired photo ID (e.g. driver’s license, State ID, permanent resident card or passport).
  • Bring your Banner Student ID # and a writing utensil.
  • Parking is available in the Morgan Street Garage. Parking tickets will be validated at the welcome desk located in the college’s lobby (1st floor).
  • Directions and Parking for the Test Center
  • Please review Test Center Policies

ESL Placement Testing is conducted at 10:00AM and 4:00PM. All students are highly encouraged to seek Financial Aid as soon as possible. There are Financial Aid Workshops available for a limited number of sessions. Students who place at or over ESL Level 2 are highly encouraged to participate in the Welcome and Advising Center’s ESL Registration Sessions. Reservations for ESL Registration Sessions can be made upon ESL placements are complete. Please see below:


ESL Testing Dates
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 4pm
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 10am
Thursday, December 6, 2018 10am
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 4pm
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 4pm
Tuesday, January 8, 2018 4pm


Suggested ESL Registration Sessions
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 1PM – 3PM
Thursday, December 20, 2018 1PM – 3PM


Eric Vargas



Eric Vargas
ESL Administrator
Room 406
(860) 906-5203

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