New Student Placement Testing with Orientation, Schedule, and Reservations - Placement Testing Center

New!Welcome to Ohlone College! The New Student Placement Testing with Orientation is designed to help you successfully start your academic journey. 

  • New Student Orientation will familiarize you with Ohlone College and strategies that will help you reach your academic goals.
  • After Orientation, you will take the English and math placement tests.
  • You will meet with a counselor to go over your test results and determine which courses are needed to best meet your academic goals.  
  • You will also receive assistance with course registration.
  • Allow at least 4 ½ hours to attend the session in its entirety. Bring bottled water and a snack to enjoy between components.

Placement Testing with Orientation Schedule and Reservations: Spring 2017

If the date you would like to reserve does not show up as a choice, it might be full. However, we may be able to accommodate some walk-ins depending on space available.

  • Fremont Campus. Room 7101
    • Thursday, December 15th @ 12:30 PM
    • Thursday, January 5th @ 12:30 PM
    • Thursday, January 12th @ 9:00 AM
    • Monday, January 23rd @ 9:00 AM

  • Newark Campus, Room 1100
    • Monday, December 19th @ 12:30 PM
    • Monday, January 9th @ 12:30 PM
    • Thursday, January 19th @ 9:00 AM

Reservation can be made 30 days in advance.

Attention: For the Orientation only schedule, please see the Orientation website.

Two female students walking near Hyman Hall on Fremont campus.

Study Guides

Doing your best on the placement tests will save you time and money. You do not want to be placed in a course that is too low. Refresh your math and English skills. Sample questions and study guides are available on the Placement Testing Center website.

What to Bring

  • A valid photo ID
  • Your Ohlone Student ID Number