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Test(s) Offered

Location

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Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - August 20 Orientation Registrants ONLY TSIA/Accuplacer

MCL MegaLab

8:00 am 8:30 am 4:00 pm

Friday, September 12, 2014

TSIA/Accuplacer

MCL 309

8:30 am

9:00 am

4:00 pm

Friday, October 10, 2014

TSIA/Accuplacer

MCL 309

8:30 am

9:00 am

4:00 pm

Friday, November 14, 2014

TSIA/Accuplacer

MCL 309

8:30 am

9:00 am

4:00 pm

 

Payment Information and What to Bring

  • You must register and pay online.  We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover and AMEX. You will receive an email confirmation of your registration and payment. NO REFUNDS AVAILABLE - do not register in advance for test dates that you do not intend to be present for.
  • The cost of the test is $10 per section. Effective 10/28/2013 the charge for all three sections will increase from $29 to $30.
  • Registration will close at noon the day prior to the test date.
  • Bring 2 forms of photo ID (Student ID is preferable), a few pencils, and your email confirmation (TSI students please bring Pre-Assessment Survey Confirmation). No calculators allowed; a calculator will be provided when available. Individuals more than 30 minutes late will not be permitted in the testing room.
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  • For more information or additional score reports please call (940) 898-3309. 

 Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA)

  • In accordance with the Texas Education Code for the Texas Success Initiative (TSI), new students, unless exempt, must be tested to assess readiness for freshman level work in reading, writing, and mathematics prior to enrolling in college-level coursework. Effective fall 2013 non-exempt students will be required to complete the new TSI Assessment. Transfer students must submit test scores or demonstrate TSI compliance through coursework. 
  • The TSIA is a lengthy exam.  Please be prepared to allot approximately 1.5-3 hours per test section.  Students attempting all three test sections will be excused for lunch.  Please consider packing a lunch or taking advantage of our on campus dining options.
  • TSIA Exemptions
  • TSI Requirements for Dual Credit Students

Accuplacer

  • TWU will continue to offer Accuplacer testing for teacher certification purposes and for students who entered a Texas institution of higher education prior to fall 2013.
  • Accuplacer Writing:  If you pass one portion of the writing test (Sentence Skills or Essay) you would only need to retest on the portion that you did not pass.  Please let us know when you arrive for testing which portion of the writing test you need.

 

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