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DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH

English Placement Exam Dates

Spring 2015 - Fall 2015

Date Time Room
Thursday, March 26, 2015 2 - 4 p.m. 100 Lindquist Hall
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 2:15 - 4:15 p.m. 208 Hubbard Hall
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 2:15 - 4:15 p.m. 209 Hubbard Hall
Thursday, April 23, 2015 5:15 - 7:15 p.m. 208 Hubbard Hall
Monday, May 4, 2015 2:15 - 4:15 p.m. 208 Hubbard Hall
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 12:15 - 2:15 p.m. 208 Hubbard Hall
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 2 - 4 p.m. 208 Hubbard Hall
Monday, June 8, 2015 12:15 - 2:15 p.m. 208 Hubbard Hall
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 2:15 - 4:15 p.m. 208 Hubbard Hall
Thursday, July 16, 2015 12:15 - 2:15 p.m. 208 Hubbard Hall
Monday, July 20, 2015 10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. 208 Hubbard Hall
Wednesday Aug 5, 2015 5:15 - 7:15 p.m. 208 Hubbard Hall
Thursday, Aug 13, 2015 5:15 - 7:15 p.m. 209 Hubbard Hall

Bring the following: myWSU ID or a photo ID (Birth date will be required if you do not have a myWSU ID number) and a pencil.  Your financial aid account will be charged $4.00 for the test.

Arrive 15 minutes early to register. The tests begin on time and stop as scheduled.

TOEFL and EPE do not substitute for the English Placement Test.


There is no prerequisite for English 011 or 013. The prerequisite for English 015 is English 013. The prerequisite for English 100 is English 013 or 015 or a qualifying score on the WSU English placement exam. The prerequisite for English 101 is either a score of 20 or higher on the verbal section of ACT or a score of 460 or higher on the Verbal section of SAT or a qualifying score on the WSU English placement exam. Placement exam scores from other universities cannot be used. Transfer students must meet these same requirements.

There are two parts to the Placement Exam and the test takes two hours. Part I is a set of 45 multiple choice questions that tests reading comprehension, and Part II consists of writing one essay.