ACCUPLACER is KPC/UA’s computerized placement test to assess skills in Writing. Alternatively,
students may be placed into writing courses based upon an ACT or SAT information about
their academic skills in English and reading.
ACCUPLACER is not required for students applying for admission to a degree or certificate
program; however, students registering for English composition, or communication courses
for the first time; and for students taking courses with applicable credits will be
required. ACCUPLACER Assessment is recommended for all students. Once completing a
test, a score report will be created and provided to the student.
For additional information on alternative placement, please see the UAA Catalog or contact KRC Student Services at 907-262-0330 or call KBC at 907-235-7743.
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-Find information about navigating English ACCUPLACER scores and placement results.
Schedule an Appointment
The cost to take the ACCUPLACER exam is $18 and arrangements for payment can be made
when students schedule their appointment. To schedule an ACCUPLACER appointment or
to request accommodation requirements due to a documented disability, call the appropriate
Kenai River Campus: 907-262-0330
Kachemak Bay Campus: 907-235-7743