Test Options & Registration

 As an incoming UW-Milwaukee student, you are eligible to register for any of these options.

Testing Option Logistics Cost Structure
UWM New Freshman Placement
  • Administered at UWM, for UWM students only
  • Tests offered in math, English, foreign language, chemistry, & English for Non-Native Speakers of English (EPT-NNSE)
  • Register online at testregistration.uwm.edu any time New Freshman Placement is offered
  • Use your epanther ID & password to register; do not create a new account
  • Receive information about orientation and financial aid
  • Must bring photo ID, non-graphing calculator, #2 pencils
 Free
Regional Testing
  • Available to all UW students, including UWM students
  • Tests offered in math, English, and foreign language
  • No chemistry or English Placement Testing for Non-Native Speakers of English offered
  • Locations across Wisconsin, including UWM
  • Limited dates/locations in MN (Washburn HS) & IL (College of DuPage); these locations fill quickly
  • Register at testing.wisc.edu
  • Dates vary by location, mostly weekends
  • No chemistry or English Placement Testing for Non-Native Speakers of English offered
  • Must bring photo ID, non-graphing calculator, #2 pencils
 Free
Computer-Based Testing at a Test Center
  • Available to all UW students, including UWM students
  • Tests offered in math, English, and foreign language
  • No chemistry or English Placement Testing for Non-Native Speakers of English offered
  • Test centers located throughout the country and internationally
  • Test dates/times scheduled on individual basis with the test center
  • Register online at testing.wisc.edu; registration does not open until 3/1/17
  • Fee varies based on the number of tests being taken (math, English, foreign language)
$80-$100