Rock Valley College

Remote Placement Testing

In order to take your placement test at a remote location, follow the steps below.

1. Submit a completed Enrollment Form

2. Check RVC placement requirements to see if you have met our requirements in another way (i.e. ACT, SAT, Transcripts)

3. Consider preparing for the placement test

4. Find a testing center in your area

IF your chosen proctor location is an ACCUPLACER test site, follow these steps:

1. Contact the RVC Testing Center either via e-mail or by phone (815) 921-2385 indicating your interest in taking the ACCUPLACER placement test for RVC at an alternate location. Be sure to include the following in your e-mail: 

  • First and last name, birth date, RVC ID Number, address, phone number, e-mail address, remote proctoring institution name and address

2. Upon receipt of this information, RVC Testing Center staff will generate a voucher to be used for testing at your chosen ACCUPLACER institution.  You, along with your designated institution, will receive an e-mail confirmation. If after 48 hours and after checking your spam/junk folders you have not received the e-mail confirmation, contact us at 815-921-2385 or via e-mail.

3. Contact your designated proctor to make arrangements for them to proctor your ACCUPLACER placement test. You will need to bring a photo ID and any payments required by your chosen institution.

4. Upon test completion, contact the RVC Testing Center by phone (815-921-2385) or via e-mail letting us know that you have completed testing so that we can retrieve your test scores.

IF your chosen proctor location is NOT an ACCUPLACER test site, follow these steps:

1. Submit a completed Proctor Verification Form via

Mailing Address:   Rock Valley College Testing Center
                                     3301 N. Mulford Rd.
                                     Rockford, IL 61114
Fax:   815-921-2389             
E-mail: rvc-testing-center@rockvalleycollege.edu

Upon receipt of the completed Proctor Verification Form, testing center staff will contact your designated proctor with specific testing information. Please allow 48 hours for processing your request.

2. Contact your designated proctor to make arrangements for them to proctor your ACCUPLACER  placement test.  You will need to bring a photo ID and any payments required by your chosen institution.

3. Upon test completion, contact the RVC Testing Center by phone (815-921-2385) or via e-mail letting us know that you have completed testing so that we can retrieve your test scores.