• If you do not have a math placement, or if you want to challenge your placement, you should take the ALEKS Math PPL assessment.
  • The ALEKS Math PPL fee will be waived. No purchase will be necessary.


What is ALEKS Math PPL?  Proctored Exams  Online Testing  ALEKS Math PPL Testing Details  Bring to Test  Contact

What is ALEKS Math PPL?

ALEKS Placement, Preparation, and Learning is an online math learning system that uses adaptive questioning to quickly and accurately provide you with a comprehensive overview of your strengths and weaknesses before you take the proctored exam. 

Proctored Exams

  • Students must register for an ALEKS account.
  • Students may take their assessments unproctored at home as practice or proctored in the testing center for official placement.
  • Students must wait a minimum of 24 hours between each assessment.
  • Students must work in the learning modules for at least 3 hours between each assessment.
  • Attempt 5 must be proctored
  • Calculators are not allowed, but scratch paper will be provided.

Online Testing

→Distance Testing 

Students may be approved to test remotely if they live 50 or more miles away from the nearest WSU Testing Center.

 Book your Online Exam

→Bring to Test

  • Picture ID
  • W number
  • Laptop or Desktop computer with a working camera and microphone.


Questions related to the administration of the exam may be directed to Library Testing Center 801-626-6847.

Weber State University Testing Department has the right to audit and investigate the validity of scores. 

ALEKS Math PPL Testing Details


→Bring To Test

  • Valid photo identification (Wildcard ID, government-issued photo identification)
  • ALEKS username and password


Questions related to the developmental mathematics program and placement should be sent to

If you experience problems with your ALEKS account contact the ALEKS helpline at 1-800-258-2374.