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FSW will continue serving students remotely until further notice. For updates on returning to campus, continue to monitor all FSW communication channels. View remote operations information.

Placement Testing Registration

What You Need Before Testing


Due to COVID-19, FSW Testing Services has currently suspended all on-campus testing until further notice; however, Testing Services is working diligently to begin offering remote test proctoring services in the near future. Information is being shared via email, and the Testing Services Remote FAQ's. Please continue to watch the website and email for further updates.

  1. YOU MUST HAVE SUBMITTED AN APPLICATION TO FSW PRIOR TO TESTING.
    • Once you have applied, check your email for your FSW Student ID and your new bucs email. Your FSW Student ID and bucs email are required in order to test.
  2. Placement Testing Alternatives::
  3. ACT/SAT Scores:
    • Submit your ACT/SAT scores earned within the last two years.
      1. If you did not select FSW as a recipient for your scores when you took the exam, you can follow the instructions in the links below to send the scores electronically (allow at least two weeks processing time):
      2. Email to submit your scores. You must have a photo ID and your ACT/SAT login information in order to submit a valid score report.
    College Transcripts:
    • It is possible that your college coursework could satisfy the placement testing (Assessment hold) requirement (if required).
      • All college transcript(s) must be received and reviewed/evaluated by the Office of the Registrar in order for the Testing Center to evaluate if your coursework can satisfy required placement testing (Assessment hold). Click here to learn more about submitting final official college transcripts.
        Note: it can take 2 - 3 weeks after ALL college transcripts are received for the transcripts to be reviewed by a transcript evaluator. Your college transcript hold will be removed when the transcript is received. Submit your transcripts as soon as possible.
  4. Remediation is required prior to retesting!
  5. To test remotely you must be prepared with the following items:
    • Valid Photo ID
    • FSW Student ID Number
    • Bucs email
    • Laptop/computer with a webcam and microphone
    • Stable high-speed internet connection
    • Quiet place, free of distractions
  6. Review placement test sample questions
  7. FSW students must receive permission from FSW Testing Services prior to taking the P.E.R.T./ACCUPLACER at non-FSW testing center locations.


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