Walk-in Hours at the Downtown Campus

The Downtown Campus Testing Center is located in 274A of the Downtown Campus, located at 321 State Street, Rochester, NY 14608.

Walk-ins are welcome and will be seated when a computer is available.  Those with reservations will be seated first. 

*The Downtown Testing Center will close at 2pm the first Thursday of each month for staff meetings.

The Placement Testing Deadline for Spring 2019 is January 15, 2019.



January 2, 2019 - May 31, 2019

Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday: CLOSED
Wednesday: 1:00PM-5:00PM January ONLY Last Test to Begin at 3:00PM
Thursday: 9:00AM–5:00PM Last Test to Begin at 3:00PM*
Friday: CLOSED

Plan to arrive with enough time to complete your placement test. If taking both the English and Math portions of the placement test, allow at least 2 hours for testing. If taking just the English OR just the Math placement, allow at least 1 hour for testing.  The placement testing center will close promptly at the time listed.


Required Before Testing:

Strongly Encouraged Before Testing:

  • Prepare for your test.  Testing is important because your scores will determine where you can begin your course of study, and in most cases you will take the placement test only once.  Scores are valid for 3 years.
  • Get at least 7 to 9 hours of rest the night before the test and eat a balanced meal.  

Items Prohibited in the Testing Center:

  • Personal belongings
  • Electronic devices
  • Cell phones
  • Cameras
  • Food and drink
  • Hats
  • Children and visitors