Placement Test Information Sessions

Placement test Information sessions are available throughout the year to help you make the most of each attempt on the placement tests.  For more information and to register for an Information session, please call the corresponding location.

Main Campus Learning Commons: (630) 942-3941
Carol Stream Learning Commons: (630) 942-4900
Naperville Learning Commons: (630) 942-4750
Westmont Learning Commons: (630) 942-4850

Placement Test Information Sessions

 

Reading Placement Test Information Sessions

The reading Information session helps students get accustomed to the test format. The session provides an overview of the Reading Comprehension test, sample questions, and study aids.

Wednesday, June 8, noon at Main Campus Learning Commons
Monday, June 20, 1 p.m. at Carol Stream Center
Tuesday, June 21, 6:30 p.m. at Westmont Center
Thursday, June 23, 6 p.m. at Main Campus Learning Commons
Monday, June 27, 6:30 p.m. at Naperville Center
Wednesday, July 6, 6 p.m. at Main Campus Learning Commons
Tuesday, July 19, noon at Main Campus Learning Commons
Thursday, July 21, 4 p.m. at Carol Stream Center
Monday, July 25, 6:30 p.m. at Naperville Center
Thursday, July 28, 2 p.m. at Westmont Center

Writing Placement Information Session

An overview of the Writing Sentence Skills test, sample questions, and study aids.

Wednesday, June 8, 1 p.m. at Main Campus Learning Commons
Monday, June 20, 2 p.m. at Carol Stream Center
Tuesday, June 21, 7:30 p.m. at Westmont Center
Thursday, June 23, 7 p.m. at Main Campus Learning Commons
Monday, June 27, 7:30 p.m. at Naperville Center
Wednesday, July 6, 7 p.m. at Main Campus Learning Commons
Tuesday, July 19, 1 p.m. at Main Campus Learning Commons
Thursday, July 21, 5 p.m. at Carol Stream Center
Monday, July 25, 7:30 p.m. at Naperville Center
Thursday, July 28, 3 p.m. at Westmont Center

ESL Placement Test Information Session

 An overview of the ESL tests (Reading Skills, Sentence Meaning, Language Use, Listening), preparation tips, and study aids. ESL workshops are only available at the main campus.

Wednesday, June 1:
  - Reading Skills: 10 a.m.
  - Sentence Meaning: 10:30 a.m.
  - Language Use: 11 a.m.
  - Listening: 11:30 a.m.
Tuesday, June 14:
  - Reading Skills: 1 p.m.
  - Sentence Meaning: 1:30 p.m.
  - Language Use: 2 p.m.
  - Listening: 2:30 p.m.
Thursday, June 30:
  - Reading Skills: 6 p.m.
  - Sentence Meaning: 6:30 p.m.
  - Language Use: 7 p.m.
  - Listening: 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, July 13
  - Reading Skills: 1 p.m.
  - Sentence Meaning: 1:30 p.m.
  - Language Use: 2 p.m.
  - Listening: 2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, July 26
  - Reading Skills: 6 p.m.
  - Sentence Meaning: 6:30 p.m.
  - Language Use: 7 p.m.
  - Listening: 7:30 p.m.

Math Placement Test Information Sessions
Information and tips about the test. Learn how to sign up for and navigate the ALEKS Placement, Preparation, and Learning module. No math instruction is given at these sessions.

Wednesday, June 1, 4 p.m. at Main Campus Learning Commons
Thursday, June 16, 1 p.m. at Main Campus Learning Commons
Monday, June 27, 5 p.m. at Naperville Center
Tuesday, June 28, 10 a.m. at Main Campus Learning Commons
Tuesday, June 28, 4 p.m. at Carol Stream Center
Wednesday, June 29, 5 p.m. at Westmont Center
Monday, July 11, noon at Main Campus Learning Commons
Monday, July 18, 5 p.m. at Naperville Center
Tuesday, July 19, 6 p.m. at Westmont Center
Wednesday, July 20, 4 p.m. at Carol Stream Center
Thursday, July 21, 6 p.m. at Main Campus Learning Commons
Wednesday, July 27, 2 p.m. at Main Campus Learning Commons

 Geometry Review Workshops
The Geometry Workshops are intended for students who need to take the Geometry Placement Test and who have taken geometry at one time but want to review. The Geometry Review is given in two 2-hour sessions and it is suggested that students attend both workshops. Geometry Workshops are only available at the main campus.

Session 1: Angles, Parallel Lines, and Triangles

Tuesday, May 31, 2 p.m.
Monday, June 20, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, July 12, 4 p.m.
Monday, July 25, 11 a.m.

Session 2: Circles and Quadrilaterals

Thursday, June 2, 2 p.m.
Wednesday, June 22, 6 p.m.
Thursday, July 14, 4 p.m.
Wednesday, July 27, 11 a.m.