Placement Testing

TSI Assessment Information

To sign up for the TSI Assessment:

  1. CLICK here to fill out the online form
  2. Please be sure to pay online at the PV Marketplace after you register.
  3. Bring two (2) forms of identification (one unexpired with a recent photo).

All rules and regulations are to be followed. NO EXCEPTIONS.

IMPORTANT NOTES about the TSI Assessment:

  • The TSI Assessment is a computer-based exam. If you do not like the score you received, you may re-test. Re-testing is not free. You will have to pay for each section you retest.
  • Electronic score reports are available immediately. The exception to this may be the essay portion of the exam. On occasion these tests are hand graded and your score will be available within 72 hours.
  • Scores may not be entered on your transcripts if any or all outstanding fees that are applicable are not paid in full.
  • Scores will be generally available on Panthertracks to your advisors within 72 hours.
  • Calculators are NOT permitted. If a calculator is needed, one will pop up on the computer screen for your usage.
  • The test session is (5) hours long. The time may be used to work on any or all three sections of the test. You may leave when you are finished.

Test Day Regulations:

Please noteItems NOT allowed in testing room:

  • Briefcases or packages;
  • Watches with alarms
  • Highlighters
  • Cameras (watch for pocket sized cameras), electronic pagers, or any other electronic or communication devices;
  • Calculators, calculator watches;
  • Slide rules, dictionaries, or spell checkers;
  • Books, notes, notebooks,  paper, or study aids;
  • Food or beverages (unless prior written approval is granted)

ALL CELLPHONES ARE TO REMAIN OFF (not silent, vibrate or airplane mode) DURING TESTING. If a cell phone vibrates or causes computer disruption, you will be asked to leave. This is NON NEGOTIABLE.

If you have any of the items listed above after the test begins, you may be requested to leave testing site IMMEDIATELY.






This site is maintained by Melissa C. De Witt
Last updated 12/13/13


All information is subject to change without notice. To be assured of accuracy of information, students are encouraged to consult the Office of Testing, Tracking, Assessment and Evaluation at (936) 261-3699.


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