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Placement Exams

Math Exam

All incoming freshmen, transfers, and Adult Learning students must take the math placement exam, unless a math course has been transferred from another institution that satisfies the general education core requirements.

Download Instructions for this exam
Download Math Placement Major ChartUse this chart to determine your math course placement based on your ALEKS score.

English Directed Self-Placement

Students who receive notification from the Office of Admission with instructions to complete the English Placement Process.

All new Adult Learning students must take the English Placement exam unless they transfer in the equivalency of UIndy’s ENGL101 English Composition course with a C or higher.


Global Languages Exam

Incoming or current students who have been informed by the Office of Admissions or by their advisor to take the Global Languages Placement Exam.

Language placement exams will be available after February 1, 2022.


More than one language?

You may take more than one language exam, but you may only take each exam one time.
For example, you may choose to take both the French and Spanish exams, but you may not retake the French exam after you have completed it once.

Students must comply with the UIndy Honesty Policy when taking exams, including placement exams. See Section III: Academic Misconduct, Cheating section of the UIndy Student Handbook for the Honesty Policy.