Moraine Valley Community College || Dual Credit || Compass Placement Testing

Compass Placement Testing

Compass Prep Workshops

Dual Credit students must meet the same individual course requirements as on-campus MVCC students.

If you plan on registering for a Dual Credit Math courses that are subject to Math COMPASS Placement Testing or submission of Math ACT scores. Students must achieve these scores prior to registering in the respective Dual Credit courses.

Students will use a personal computer in Moraine Valley’s Testing Center, located in Bldg. B, Room B101, to complete the COMPASS test. COMPASS is untimed, but students should plan to spend up to two hours for the full placement test. Placement tests results will be available immediately.

Pre-registration and pre-payment is required for placement testing. Registration for the COMPASS placement test can be done online or in person.

  1. Use MVConnect. Login using your assigned username and password. On the Self-Service menu, click Registration. Select Search, Register, and Pay for Non-Credit classes. Select Placement Testing in the Topic Code drop-down box and click Submit. Click the box next to the section you would like to register for and click Submit. Continue through remaining screens and submit your payment of $25.
  2. In person: You may choose to register for any scheduled COMPASS/placement test session that will be offered Monday-Friday. Stop by the Registration Office, Bldg. S, Room S103, to register. Payment of $25 is due at the time of registration. Please proceed to the Casher’s Office, Bldg. S , Room S105. Bring your receipt to the Testing Center, Bldg. B, Room 101.
  3. Bring your receipt to the Testing Center, Bldg. B, Room 101. Disclose that you are a Dual Credit student who will only be taking the Math portion of the COMPASS Placement test.
  4. Scores are automatically uploaded in the system and now you are ready to register online for Dual Credit.