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Course Placement Information

FUNDAMENTAL SKILLS ASSESSMENT/ORIENTATION COURSE PLACEMENT

The University of the Pacific is committed to your academic success, including ensuring that you are placed in the appropriate courses to support your learning.  The following information will assist you and your faculty adviser in the planning of your program of study.

Entering students are required to demonstrate competency in the areas of writing and quantitative analysis (math).  Students taking language and general chemistry courses are also required to complete an assessment to determine appropriate course placement. Please read the information below carefully.  It describes the various types of placement assessments available and provides options for completion of these assessments.

To confirm the requirement(s) you have not met, please log onto your Inside Pacific account and follow the instructions below to review your Placement/Transfer Articulation Evaluation.

FOR NEW STUDENTS:

-Click on the Placement/Transfer Articulation Evaluation tab

NOTE: The Placement/Transfer Articulation Evaluation tab will be available to new students up to 30 days after the start of the first term. After 30 days, new students can access their Placement/Transfer Articulation Evaluation by following the instructions below for current students.

FOR CURRENT STUDENTS:

-Click on the Academic tab

-Under Academic services click on Click here to:

-Click on Student/Financial Aid

-Click on Student Records

-At the bottom click on Placement/Transfer Articulation Evaluation

 

For questions about Course Placement Assessments please contact the Educational Resource Center

at 209.946.2269 or email placement@pacific.edu.

COURSE PLACEMENT ASSESSMENTS

Writing Course Placement Information

Math Course Placement Information

Chemistry Course Placement Information

Language Course Placement Information

Course Placement Assessment Dates  

 

For students who have taken or will take an AP, IB, or CLEP test and need more information about placement, please click here.

You may also learn more about Pacific's Fundamental Skill Requirements and view sample placement tests at go.pacific.edu/ERCSKILLS.