MVC: Test location is Moreno Valley College Assessment Center. 16130 Lasselle St. Moreno Valley CA, 92551; 1st floor of Student Services building in room 108.
BCTC: Test location is Ben Clark Training Center Student Resource & Assessment Center. 16888 Bundy Ave, Riverside (March Air Reserve Base), CA, 92518; 1st floor. See left side panel for maps of the BCTC.
Assessment Placement: This assessment is for students who wish to complete all or part of the college placement in English, Math and/or Reading. • Please note that due to the AB705 legislation, our testing policy has changed and most sessions may only take up to 5 minutes to complete. The placement process is no longer completed by taking an actual test, so no studying/preparation is needed.
English as a Second Language Test (ESL): This test is for students who wish to take English as a Second Language classes. The test is designed to measure a student's knowledge of the English language, as well as the student's readiness to take college-level classes. It is not pass or fail; it is only used to determine what level of ESL you will start off in. The ESL test consists of two sections: Listening Comprehension, Grammar/Usage/Reading Comprehension. The Listening Comprehension section is not timed, but the Grammar/Usage/Reading Comprehension section is 50 minutes. It takes about 1.5-2 hours to complete the entire test.
Spanish Test: This test is for students who wish to take a Spanish class higher than SPA-1. The Spanish test consists of three sections: Listening Comprehension, Grammar, and Reading Comprehension. The Listening Comprehension section is not timed, but the Grammar and Reading Comprehension section 60 minutes. It takes about 1.5 hours to complete the entire test.
Walk-in Assessment Placement Requirements: Walk-in placement sessions are only for students completing the English, math and/or reading placement requirements (No ESL or Spanish). Students wanting to assess must have: current MVC application on file; MVC listed as home college; completed online Orientation via student MyPortal or WebAdvisor account; and have not assessed within a year or started progression in English, math or reading courses. NO APPOINTMENT NEEDED!! These sessions are only offered on specified dates and are on a first-come, first-served basis! Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are unsure about your eligibility.