Pictured above: Left: stairs leading from Soquel Drive to the Student Activities Center (SAC). Right: SAC Plaza - Assessment is in SAC West on the left, upstairs from the bookstore.
Assessment Testing Locations:
Aptos: Assessment Center, SAC West, upstairs from the bookstore
Watsonville Center: A350 3rd floor
Need to check the status of submitted documents?
Please call Admissions & Records: 479-6201 and ask to speak to an evaluator.
For Math and English Assessment: First come, first served. Seating capacity is limited to the first 35 students per scheduled session. No appointments or pre-registrations taken. Arrive early- sessions begin on the hour posted, there is no late seating, no exceptions. We request that students be in line 30 minutes early. Check-in and seating begin 30 minutes prior to the posted start time.
See below for the Assessment Calendar.
504 or IEP in High School? Do you think you have a learning difference/disability? We can provide assessment testing with accommodations (more time and limited distractions): Appointment and accommodation form required- please note - we cannot provide accommodations during a regular assessment session. Please call our office for more information and to make arrangements. 831.479.6165.
For ESL Assessment: appoinments are required.
Call 477-3516 for more information and to make an appointment.
Llame a este número telefónico 477-3516 para mas informacion para la prueba de inglés como segundo idioma ESL.
Requirements for All Assessments:
- Application: you are required to complete the on-line application at least two (2) days prior to taking the assessment. Apply now.
- Cabrillo College 7 digit student ID# is required. Your student ID# will be emailed to you after you apply online. You can also find your student ID# on your WebAdvisor account under My Profile.
- Orientation: You are required to complete the online orientation before you attend an assessment. At the end of the orientation, click all the way through to the "Certificate of Completion" page that displays your name. Print it and bring the certificate with you to Assessment. Unable to print the certificate? Go Green! Take a screen shot and present it on your mobile device.
- Valid Picture ID is required. ANY document or card that clearly shows your first and last name and a recent photo of you. For example: any high school or college ID, driver's license or state ID card, or passport. A picture of a picture ID on your phone is not valid.
Remember: arrive early, there is no late seating, no exceptiones.
Be prepared: Student ID#, orientation, and photo ID are required for assessment
Assessment Calendar (please check often, subject to change without notice)