WNC’s Testing Services provides a stress-free environment for you to complete the testing you need before registering for your classes.
We adhere to the established protocols of the National College Testing Association (https://www.ncta-testing.org/) while conforming to the privacy restrictions set for in the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (https://www2.ed.gov/policy/gen/guid/fpco/ferpa/index.html).
All test will require that you have your valid government-issued photo ID with you, and be sure you have your WNC ID number, too.
Our office works closely with the Disability Resource Center to assist those in need of accommodations for test.
Next Generation (Accuplacer): This test covers writing, reading and math. Students that plan on taking an English or math course need to take the placement tests. There are alternative ways to place into an English or math course.
For free practice materials please go to the following link: https://accuplacer.collegeboard.org/
Accuplacer testing is available by appointment Monday-Friday from 8:30-3:30. The fee for this test is $15.
For questions or to schedule an Accuplacer please call 445-3267.
Proctoring is available for those in need of exam supervision for other colleges, universities and outside entities. There is a $15 proctoring fee per exam (WNC staff and students are exempt). To schedule an exam time please contact Counseling Services. 775.445.3267