Assessment Schedules

ALL students, including active-duty military, veterans, CalWORKs, EOPS and DESP who started Fall 2014 and beyond, are now required to comply with the California Success Act of 2012 requirements (3 core requirements: assessment, orientation and develop a preliminary educational plan) in order to receive a priority registration date for enrollment.

English, Reading and/ or Math Assessment


Schedule an Appointment (View options below)
Schedule an Appointment for Assessment - Math, English, and/or Reading

  1. Your WVC College ID# is required to schedule your appointment.
     Note: Apply for admission to obtain a college ID number.

  2. No appointment necessary for ESL assessment tests. 
    Note: see ESL options below.

  3. Students with Disabilities (DESP) Disability and Educational Support Program for students: if you have a verifiable disability, you may request accommodations for assessment. Contact the DESP Office at (408) 741-2010. TTY / DESP (408) 741-2548.

Prepare for Assessment

Attend an Assessment Test

  1. Bring your photo ID (driver's license, student ID, etc...).

  2. Bring your WVC College ID number.
    Note: not your Social Security number.

  3. Bring a pencil.

  4. Bring 12 quarters or 3 one dollar bills to pay for parking.

  5. Arrive 30 minutes prior to your scheduled appointment time.  
    Please note: There will be absolutely NO admittance after the testing session begins. 

Math and English/Reading

Please schedule an appointment


Start Time*




Fox 103



Fox 103



Fox 103

*May take English/Reading, or Math, or both at any listed start time.


ESL Assessment

Attend an Assessment Test

  • No Appointments necessary

  • Bring your photo ID (driver's license, student ID, etc.)

  • Arrive 30 minutes early

  • Bring Student ID number and a pencil

  • Bring 12 quarters or 3 one dollar bills to pay for parking.

  • Please note: there will be absolutely NO admittance after the test session begins.

ESL (English As A Second Language)




June 6th 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Fox 101
July 20th 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM Fox 101
August 1st 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Fox 101
August 14th 10:00AM - 12:00 PM Fox 101
August 21st 11:00AM - 1:00 PM Fox 101
August 28th 2:00PM - 4:00 PM Fox 101


Information Competency Test

Students must register for Library 4 Credit by Exam before attending. For details and schedule, please visit the Credit By Exam Library page.


Assessment Office

(408) 741-2035

Counseling office
(408) 741-2009
(Temporarily in North Walk Portables)

Maps of Testing Sites:

Fox (Fox Center) 103

How to Obtain Assessment RESULTS

Print Accuplacer course placements after completing an assessment or:

  1. Log in to the WVCPortal

    • My Personal and Academic Info

    • My Assessment Results

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