Update: We will soon be offering Accuplacer online. Please continue to check back here for registration availability.

What is Accuplacer?

  • Accuplacer is an untimed, computerized test used for admission purposes and to evaluate your skills for course placement in reading, writing, and math. Formatting of the test is available on the CollegeBoard Accuplacer website.
  • To determine your course placement, refer to the Test Score Placement Guide on our home page.
  • NOTE: Accuplacer scores are valid for five years. If your scores are older, you must retake the exam to be admitted unless an admissions advisor has otherwise specified.

Test Fees

Test fees are located here.

Requirements to test at UA Little Rock

UA Little Rock applicants or current students

  1. Must have a valid and working email address.
  2. Must present an official and acceptable Government-issued photo ID:

Considering higher education but have not selected an institution

  1. Must have a valid and working email address.
  2. Must present an official and acceptable Government-issued photo ID:
  3. A UA Little Rock identification number, known as a T number, will be created for you if you are not a UA Little Rock student. You will come to Testing Services, which is located in the Student Services Center room 315, and present your acceptable ID and a T number will be created for you. The T number is required prior to taking the Accuplacer exam.

Testing at UA Little Rock for another institution

An Accuplacer voucher is required from your institution. The voucher information will facilitate the delivery of your score results to that institution immediately after you complete the exam.

  1. Contact the institution to which to wish to apply or are currently attending.
  2. Explain that you wish to take the Accuplacer exam at UA Little Rock and require a voucher.
  3. It is customary for the voucher to be emailed to you, but ask your institutional representative to confirm.

Your institution may assess a fee to create your voucher. Be aware that the UA Little Rock Accuplacer fee will be in addition to the one you may have to submit to your institution.

Testing at a center other than UA Little Rock

If you are unable to travel to the UA Little Rock campus, it may be possible for you to find a testing center closer to you using the Consortium of College Testing Centers (CCTC). If you do not find a center on the CCTC webpage, simply ask an institution, convenient to you, if they are willing to proctor. Be aware that most institutions will assess a test administration fee. This fee is not reimbursable to you by UA Little Rock.

Contact Testing Services: 501-916-3198 or The Testing Services Director must approve your selected proctor and will also assist you and the proctor with the simple set-up of your exam.

Request your score report be sent to or from UA Little Rock

If you have taken the Accuplacer at another institution and want your score report sent to UA Little Rock:

  1. Accuplacer scores may not be older than five years to be considered for admission or placement at UA Little Rock.
  2. Request that your official score report be mailed to UA Little Rock Testing Services, OR
  3. You may hand-deliver your score report to UA Little Rock Testing Services provided that:
  • Your score report is delivered in a sealed envelope, AND
  • The official stamp or seal of the institution overlaps the back flap and envelope body, OR
  • An official, of the previous institution, writes his/her signature in ink across the glued back flap overlapping the envelope body.

Sending Your Score Report to Another Institution

If you have taken the Accuplacer at UA Little Rock, and want your score report sent to another institution:

  1. Download the Test Score Release Authorization for Accuplacer form.
  2. Make sure your signature is on the form. We will not process your request without your signature.
  3. Mail, hand-deliver, fax, or email the form to:

University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Testing Services
2801 S. University Avenue
Student Services Center, Room 315
Little Rock, AR 72204

Fax: 501-916-3096

After the Office of Testing Services receives your completed and signed Test Score Release Authorization, we will send your official score report to the institution you designated on the form.

Disability Accommodations

You must be approved for accommodation(s) through the UA Little Rock Disability Resource Center (DRC). Please refer to Accommodated Testing for assistance.

The Accuplacer is an untimed test, so extended time accommodations are already available through the standard test administration.
Paper/pencil format is also available, but must be ordered from the CollegeBoard which can take two weeks or more. After you have registered with the DRC and been approved for the paper/pencil accommodation, please contact Testing Services at 501-916-3198 to inform us of your approval to use the paper/pencil format. We will order the exam. After it arrives we will contact you to schedule your appointment.

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