Students taking placement tests on-campus will test with the guidance of Penn College staff in a structured testing environment.

Please read the information below to ensure that you are well prepared for placement testing.

Dates & Times for Fall 2018 Enrollment

Classes begin on August 20 for the Fall 2018 semester.
Please note the start time assigned to each date.

Placement Testing: Thursday May 31 at 12:30 p.m.

Accomodated Placement Testing: Monday June 4 at 9 a.m.

Placement Testing: Tuesday June 5 at 10 a.m.

Placement Testing: Wednesday June 6 at 10 a.m.

Placement Testing: Thursday June 7 at 10 a.m.

Placement Testing: Wednesday June 13 at 10 a.m.

Placement Testing: Monday July 2 at 12:30 p.m.

Placement Testing: Wednesday July 18 at 10 a.m.

Placement Testing: Wednesday July 25 at 10 a.m.

Placement Testing: Monday July 30 at 10 a.m.

Placement Testing: Thursday August 2 at 10 a.m.

Placement Testing: Wednesday August 15 at 8:30 a.m.

Test Day Location & Agenda

Placement testing is located in the SASC building (see Campus Maps). Testing start times are either 10 a.m. or 12:30 p.m. depending upon the date (see test dates above). Testing will begin promptly* at the start time. You will check in at SASC, Room 1052, 30 minutes prior to your start time. Plan to spend about four hours on campus.

*It is important that you arrive on time. Be sure you know exactly how long it will take you to get to Penn College and allow plenty of travel time. Refer to Directions to Main Campus for help planning.

Time Activity
9:30 a.m. 12 p.m. Placement testing check-in: SASC1052
10 a.m. 12:30 p.m. Testing begins in SASC 1049
10 a.m. 12:30 p.m. Parent and Guest Session begins in SASC 1056
Part 1: 45 minutes
Discussion of pre-enrollment process, academic success, health and safety, programs and activities, housing, resources
Part 2: 45 minutes
Financial Aid - application process, types of aid, deadlines
11:15 a.m. 1:45 p.m. Ten-minute break
1:10 p.m. 3:40 p.m. Testing ends **

** Students who are not taking all parts of the placement test will finish earlier. See Placement Requirements.

Other tasks to accomplish while on campus
  • Be sure to have your picture taken for your student photo ID in room 108 of the Bush Campus Center (CC). The center is open Monday through Friday, 8:15 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. You will pick up your ID card when you return to campus for Connections.
  • Stop by one of our dining units to grab lunch or a snack.
  • Visit campus offices to get your questions answered. Offices are open until 4:30 p.m.

Academic Services

570-320-5228
800-367-9222

advcenter@pct.edu

Student & Administrative Services Center, Rm. 1047

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Williamsport, PA 17701

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