Virtual Remote Testing

The option to take the Accuplacer Reading or ESL tests virtually is available for $25.

Virtual online testing allows you to have your Accuplacer proctored online from just about anywhere, even at home. You will need a fast internet connection, speakers, and a camera on your computer. You must have an appropriate student identification number (L Number) which you will receive by email once you complete your admissions form when following the “Steps to Enroll”. 

Note: Retesting will cost an additional proctoring fee and will require a new voucher request form.

  • Virtual Testing deadlines are the same as shown in the Lane Community College "Steps To Enroll".
  • Your computer must meet the technical requirements for testing.
    • Examity® system requirements are:
      • You must take the exam on a desktop computer or laptop (not a tablet, Chromebook or cell phone).
      • You must have a working built-in or external webcam and microphone. Troubleshoot problems with your webcam or microphone at: Webcam Check
      • Your Internet speed must be at least 2 Mbps download and 2 Mbps upload. Hot spots are not recommended. Determine your Internet speed by running a test at: Speed Test
      • Run an Examity Computer Requirements at: Computer Readiness Check

To continue with the Virtual Testing process, follow these steps:

Accuplacer (Reading and Writing) testing instructions

Step 1: If you have already completed the placement survey, fill out the “Virtual Test Voucher Request” form.

Step 2:  Wait for an email response to come to you from Accuplacer with your 8 digit voucher number. Important!  Do not attempt to test without the voucher number or you might lose the $25 fee.

Step 3:  Register for online proctoring, selecting “Lane Community College - US” from the drop menu. In the event you need to reschedule or cancel your test, follow the instructions to do so on this account.

Note: Examity uses the term Voucher Number on their testing appointment notes, it is not the same as a Accuplacer Voucher Number.

Step 4:  After receiving your 8 digit voucher number from Accuplacer, make your testing appointment through Examity. You should select the “Schedule Exam” page and the complete your profile (if necessary) then go back to schedule exam.

Step 5: Select Institution Name: “Lane Community College - US” -> Exam Name "Accuplacer"

Step 6: Choose your requested date and time from the calendar option. The time you are choosing is your local time zone (the time zone you selected when registering)

Step 7: Enter the Accuplacer voucher number that was issued to you via email

Step 8: Continue with the final instructions given (including payment).

Step 9: You will receive a confirmation email with instructions for your online proctored placement test.  Please keep this email as it includes specific instructions to test on the date and time you have chosen.

*NOTE - You will be required to show a physical photo ID (not a digital image of one) to the virtual proctor before you will be able to test.

Remote Testing Information

You may choose to do your placement remotely at another location other than Lane Community College. Some colleges may offer Accuplacer in proximity to where you presently live.

Note: Remote Testing deadlines to enroll are the same as shown in the Lane Community College "Steps To Enroll".

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