*ACCUPLACER may only be taken twice within a year. WSU Testing Centers are required to verify the number of ACCUPLACER exams taken. 

Please note:

  • We no longer use the Accuplacer test for math placement. Please see the ALEKS Math PPL test for math placement. 


Assessment and Placement Standards

Weber State University Testing Department has the right to audit and investigate the validity of scores.

Exams are given

The last ACCUPLACER is given two hours before the listed closing time.


  • Reading Comprehension: $5
  • Writing: $5 

Pay for ACCUPLACER Section Online
You may also pay in cash at the Student Services Testing Center

  • Score Reprints: $10 (pay in cash at the Student Services Testing Center)

Bring to test

  • Receipt from test purchase (can be on phone)
  • Picture ID
  • W number


Questions related to ACCUPLACER should be sent to Jeannette Smith: 801-626-6645 |


ACCUPLACER is a placement test that consists of reading comprehension and writing.


When may I take ACCUPLACER?

The test is given up until 2 hours before the closing at that particular testing center. Please check the hours on this website. No appointment is necessary.

How do I get my test results?

Test results will be received immediately, although scores will not go on student records until the next business day.

Can I transfer my scores from another Institution?

WSU has a unique placement system, using ACCUPLACER, which is not compatible with other institutions.

Scores from other institutions are not accepted. 

What do I do if I need to take ACCUPLACER from outside of the Ogden-Layton region?

Students who live more than 50 miles from WSU's Ogden or Davis campuses may request to take ACCUPLACER at another institution.

Please follow the instructions by filling out the Distance ACCUPLACER Request Form

ACCUPLACER Study Resources