The ACCUPLACER assessment is offered at the Port Angeles campus in the Student Services Building (D), 2nd floor. There is a $20 fee for placement testing. There are alternative placement options available - please review the options under the section below titled "Not All Students Need to Test".
Main Campus drop in placement days - no appointment necessary.
Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:30 am - 3:00 pm (must start testing by 3:00)
Holiday Break: The campus will be closed from December 20th - December 26th and there will be no testing during that time.
Additional Accuplacer date: Monday, December 31st - Accuplacer testing available at 9:00 am or 1:00 pm
If you are unable to come to an ACCUPLACER drop in testing day, please call (360) 417-6346 to schedule an alternate time.
Pay the $20.00 testing fee at Pirate Central on the main floor before heading upstairs for the assessment. You will need your receipt, picture ID and your Peninsula College ID number (SID). Acceptable forms of ID. If you do not have an SID, one will be issued to you when you pay for the assessment.
Port Townsend Campus: Testing is by appointment. Please call (360) 385-4605 to schedule.
Forks Campus: Testing is by appointment. Please call (360) 374-3223 to schedule.
If you don’t live in the area, you may be able to take the Accuplacer exam at a college near you and have them send your scores to Peninsula College.
New! If you are not able to come to campus to take the ACCUPLACER placement exam, we have a virtual testing option for you.
Not All Students Need to Test
Alternative course placement options are available such as Smarter Balanced scores, New! SAT/ACT scores, high school transcripts and college transcripts. Read more about Placement Test Alternatives
Getting Prepared is Highly Recommended - We currently use the Classic version of ACCUPLACER
- Important things to know on the ACCUPLACER Information Sheet
- Placement Based on Accuplacer - Cut Scores
To further your preparation try these resources:
Accessing your placement scores taken at Peninsula College:
Degree Audit - Log in here as a student with your Peninsula College student identification number and your password (birthdate). The test score tab will appear in the upper right of the screen.
Assessment and Placement Center
(360) 417-6346 or (360) 417-6598
Toll Free: 1-877-452-9277 ext. 6346
Fax: (360) 417-6416