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Placement Exemptions

Call the Counseling & Advising Office at (808) 245-8212 to schedule an appointment to take the test.

You may be exempt from placement testing if you:

  1. Took the College’s test within the last two years;
  2. Have college transcripts showing completion of English and/or math courses on file at our Admissions & Records Office;
  3. Have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher from a U.S. college or university; or
  4. Are applying as an unclassified student and do not plan to enroll in English or math courses or any course with English or math prerequisites.

Students with SAT Verbal of 510 or higher, or ACT English of 22 or higher, meet the placement requirement for English 100 or equivalent.

Students with SAT Math score of 510 or higher, or ACT Math Score of 22 or higher, meet the placement requirements for Math 100, Math 103, Math 111, or Math 115 effective Fall 2013.

Your course selections at registration will be limited without test scores or transcripts.

Your test results are available through our student information system at all institutions within the University of Hawai`i system.


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