Dates and Deadlines
ALEKS is only available to new students. For students starting classes in Fall 2018:
- The ALEKS Assessment is available after May 1, upon receipt of deposit.
- All entering first-year students are required to take at least one assessment before their New Student Orientation.
- The final deadline to retake the assessment is the Last Day to Add, August 24, 2018.
Students with appropriate examination credit or exemption are not required to take the ALEKS Math Assessment. For specific credit by exam and score, please consult Academic Credit and Placement.
This is not a timed test. The assessment will ask up to 30 questions. You may take as long as you need to answer the questions, as long as the assessment is completed within 48 hours of starting.
If you need accommodations, please contact the Office of Disability Services. Phone: (504) 865-2990
If you encounter a technical issue within ALEKS, contact ALEKS Higher Education Customer Support:
Hours (Eastern Time):
Sunday, 4:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.
Monday - Thursday, 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m.
Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Email: Contact ALEKS
Telephone: (714) 619-7090
Any non-technical issues or questions should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.