NOTE: No testing will be allowed 30 minutes prior to the end of each testing session.
Do not bring children with you when testing.
Children are not to be left unattended on the college campus.
Assessment Center Office Hours
Mon., Tues., Thurs., and Fri.
7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
1st, 3rd, and 5th Wed.
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
2nd and 4th Wed.
11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Phone: 253-589-5670Testing Schedule Below
*Bold denotes change in regular schedule.
COMPASS is an un-timed, computerized, reading, writing, and math skills assessment. It is not a pass fail test, but is designed to place students in the appropriate English, Math and Psychology courses. If you do not finish testing 5 minutes prior to the end of the test session, you will be required to return within 30 days to complete the test.
COMPASS Testing is provided on a first come, first served basis. The Assessment Center is equipped with 14 computers; you may have to wait for an available computer.
Please pay the non-refundable fee of $19.00 at the cashier’s window in Building 17. The test is provided in Building 17, Room 210. Picture ID is required. Visit the Information Desk located in Building 17 for a temporary parking pass.
Disability Accommodations: Students will need to see the Student Disabilities Specialist, located in the Advising/Counseling office, prior to testing, to arrange for any necessary accommodations. Documentation required.
Retesting: Students are allowed one free retest.
Ability to Benefit: Students must have a High School diploma or a GED in order to be eligible to receive Financial Aid.