• If you do not have a math placement, or if you want to challenge your placement, you should take the ALEKS Math PPL assessment.
  • The ALEKS Math PPL fee will be waived until Dec. 9, 2023. No purchase will be necessary.



What is ALEKS Math PPL?  Proctored Exams  ALEKS Math PPL Testing Details  Bring to Test  Contact

What is ALEKS Math PPL?

ALEKS Placement, Preparation, and Learning is an online math learning system that uses adaptive questioning to quickly and accurately provide you with a comprehensive overview of your strengths and weaknesses before you take the proctored exam. 

Proctored Exams

  • Students must register for an ALEKS account and take an unproctored exam at home
  • After the first attempt, they may take their next assessments in the proctored testing center or unproctored at home
  • Attempt 5 must be proctored
  • Students must work in the learning modules for 3 hours between each assessment
  • Calculators are not allowed, but scratch paper will be provided

ALEKS  Math PPL Testing Details


→Bring To Test

  • Valid photo identification (Wildcard ID, government-issued photo identification)
  • ALEKS username and password


Questions related to the developmental mathematics program and placement should be sent to

If you experience problems with your ALEKS account contact the ALEKS helpline at 1-800-258-2374.