Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Placement Testing


Wednesday, March 13, 2013

1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Sylvania Campus ESOL and College Placement Test

Sylvania Campus: 12000 SW 49th Avenue
Portland, OR 97219

Testing Office Location: College Center Building, room 216

Description: No appointment is necessary for the College Placement
Test or the ESOL (English as a Second Language/
English as a Non-Native Language) Placement Test.


* Please fill out the Application for Admissions
Form and turn it in to the Office of Admissions
if you have never been a student with PCC before.
The form can be found online at

* All testing requires valid photo ID without
exception as well as your student identification
number ("G" number).

* The testing period ends one hour after we stop
admitting students: please budget your time

* Average time to complete the standard placement
test is two hours. Average time for the ESOL
placement test is two and a half hours.

* A New Student Orientation is required for new
students who have taken the placement test.

On-line orientation:

In Person Orientation: The schedule is posted on
the calendar.

* If you have previous college credit, bring an
unofficial transcript for Advisor Review (CC216)
before you test. However, your official
transcript must be sent to

Student Record
P.O.Box 19000
Portland, OR 97280

* If you are 15 years old and younger you must see
Advisor Jo Lynn Dow (CC216) before you start

* DO NOT bring calculator, pencils,
paper, dictionary, drinks, or food to the Testing
Center. Testing materials will be provided.

* Placement Test preparation materials can be found
online at:




* For more information about this type of testing,
please visit


Posted by: Lee Miller