Placement Testing & Accommodated Testing Services


Student Services Building
Lot 8, Second Floor
Enter through 8212

Office Hours

Monday & Tuesday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday & Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Contact Information

Testing & Assessment Center

Middlefield Campus


It is the mission of the Testing & Assessment Center to help students test and place into the appropriate level class in order to be successful in their educational goals. The Testing & Assessment Center also provides accommodated testing for Disability Resource Center (DRC) students.

Testing & Assessment Center News

Foothill Retest Policy Update - July 1, 2015

The Testing & Assessment Center will be closed on the following days:

  • Monday, November 9
  • Thursday, November 26 & Friday, November 27
  • Wednesday, December 23 - Friday, January 1, 2016

Placement Testing

Placement Testing is available by appointment only.

Schedule an Appointment

To reschedule your appointment:

Email: / Phone: 650-949-7672

Placement Test General Information
Placement Test F.A.Q.
Placement Test Prep
Placement Test Results
Placement Test Clearance

Accommodated Testing

Foothill College offers reasonable test accommodations to our students with documented disabilities. Students must first register with the Foothill Disability Resource Center (DRC) and also meet with a DRC specialist to determine eligibility. Eligibility for accommodations is based upon the nature of the disability and the course curriculum.

Foothill Disability Resource Center (DRC)
Room 5400 / Phone: 650-949-7017

New students should contact the DRC or visit DRC New Student resource page for more information.

Accommodations may include, but are not limited to the following: readers, scribes, alternate formats, oral examinations for essay tests, extended time, permission to write on an exam instead of a scantron, or a low distraction environment.

Evening Placement Testing

Please call 650-949-6958 for hours and location of evening placement testing at the Middlefield campus.

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