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ACCUPLACER TESTING

The Academic Placement & Testing Center offers in-person testing at the Haverhill Campus and the Lawrence Campus and virtual (remote) testing, on a limited and as needed basis.  Testing can take up to 3 hours, so plan accordingly.

You must have a NECC ID number to take the ACCUPLACER test. If you have not applied to NECC, click here to Get started on the application process. Once you receive your NECC ID number, you can test.  

*Schedule:

    • Haverhill Campus walk-in testing is at the Academic Placement & Testing Center in Haverhill at 100 Elliott St., Haverhill, MA  01830, Technology Center, Room TC122. No appointment is necessary . You can walk-in Monday-Friday starting at 9:00 AM up until 1:30 PM.
        • Schedule exceptions: no testing on Friday, October 28, 2022, Friday, November 25, 2022 and December 26, 2022 through January 2, 2023.
    • Lawrence Campus walk-in testing is at the Academic Placement & Testing Center in Lawrence at 45 Franklin St., Lawrence, MA  01840, Dimitry Building, Room L135. No appointment is necessary. You can walk-in Monday-Friday starting at 9:00 AM up until  2:00 PM. 
        • Schedule exceptions: no testing on Friday, September 16, 2022, Friday, October 28, 2022, November 25, 2022 and December 26, 2022 through January 2, 2023.
    • Virtual (remote) testing is offered on a limited and as needed basis, by appointment only. Testing takes place on designated weekdays between the hours of 9:00 AM  and 4:00 PM.  No evening or Saturday’s are available. To schedule virtual (remote) testing, complete the ACCUPLACER Virtual (remote) Testing Request Submission form. Once you submit the form, you will receive instructions to schedule a testing appointment through EAB Navigate. If you need assistance for First Time Logging In to EAB Navigate, click here. If you are unable to access EAB Navigate, email for assistance. If you do not see available appointments, the test sessions are full and you should walk-in to test. Technical requirements are required in advance of testing. Be sure to check your email and the spam/junk folder!

    *The testing schedule is subject to change.

    In addition to schedule exceptions, testing is not available when the college is closed.  To view the Calendar go to Calendars and Schedules.

    If you test in-person:

    • All testers are required to have a photo ID on test day.
    • Bring your NECC ID number with you on test day.
    • If you have received accommodations for ACCUPLACER testing, you are required to bring the Approval for Accommodated Testing Intake Form to the proctor on test day.
    • Prior to walk-in testing, review COVID-19 Updates.

    If you test remotely:

    • Check that your laptop or personal computer can run ACCUPLACER. 
    • Download and install Zoom Client for Meetings
    • Test that Zoom was setup correctly. Please use the option to join with video.
    • Be sure your computer is running Windows 10
    • Have the confirmation email available on test day with your voucher number, your zoom meeting ID and password and be sure your laptop or PC is equipped with a microphone and video camera (phones and tablets will not work, and due to technical difficulties we strongly discourage Chromebooks)
    • All testers will be required to have a photo ID on test day.
    • The scheduled testing time is the start time. Testing can take up to 3 hours, so plan accordingly.
    • If you have received accommodations for ACCUPLACER testing, you are required to show your Approval for Accommodated Testing Intake Form to the proctor on test day.
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