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Take the Math Placement Exam

Undergraduate students must demonstrate math proficiency before registering for math classes at UMSL. The University offers a convenient online placement test called ALEKS, and undergraduates must take this online exam before orientation.

I am a ...Do I Need to Take the ALEKS Test?

First-year student

Yes, all freshmen must take the ALEKS test before orientation.

Exchange student

Maybe. ALEKS is only required if you will take courses with math prerequisites during your time at UMSL.

Transferring undergraduate

Maybe. ALEKS is only required if you will take courses with math prerequisites during your time at UMSL.

To determine if you must take the test, or to review course requirements, visit the ALEKS page.

 

Taking the Test Online


Go to the exam page and sign in with your SSO ID and password.