Placement Tests: ELM & EPT

Placement Tests at SF State:

Click the the name of the test you wish to register for, to be redirected to the CSU ELM/EPT registration system.

Entry Level Mathematics (ELM)

Report Date / Time

Registration Deadline

March 18, 2017 (1:30 pm) March 3, 2017
April 1, 2017 (1:30 pm) March 18, 2017
May 6, 2017 (1:30 pm) April 21, 2017

English Placement Test (EPT)

Date / Time

Registration Deadline

March 18, 2017 (4:00 pm) March 3, 2017
April 1, 2017 (4:00 pm) March 18, 2017
May 6, 2017 (4:00 pm) April 21, 2017

Date / Time

Registration Deadline

March 18, 2017 (4:00 pm) March 3, 2017
April 1, 2017 (4:00 pm) March 18, 2017
May 6, 2017 (4:00 pm) April 21, 2017

Combined ELM and EPT Test

Date / Time

Registration Deadline

April 1, 2017 (8:00 am) March 18, 2017
May 6, 2017 (4:00 pm) April 21, 2017

General Information:

For information regarding possible exemptions from taking ELM or EPT, please see "Who Takes the Test? Who Doesn't" at the ETS website.

The ELM consists of 50 multiple choice questions. There is a 90 minute testing time. No aids are allowed.

The EPT is both multiple choice and essay. There is a total testing time of 1 hour and 45 minutes. No aids are allowed.

Test Location:

SF State Testing Services

Hours: Monday through Friday, 9am - 5pm

E-mail: testing@sfsu.edu

Phone: (415) 338-2271

Address:
1600 Holloway Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94132
SSB Building, One Stop