Bow Valley College offers Admissions testing for select career programs and Placement testing for High School Upgrading applicants.
Test schedules (PDF format):
November 2019 (schedule will open in a new tab)
December 2019 (schedule will open in a new tab)
You need to apply to a program before taking an Admissions test. Click here for application information.
- You must bring government-issued photo identification.
- You cannot bring any food, drink, electronic devices (including cell phones), smart watches, books, notes, purses or backpacks into the testing room. Lockers are provided to secure belongings, but testers are responsible for bringing their own lock.
- You will be given a maximum of 3 hours to complete the test.
Click below for details about test contents, how to prepare, when to expect results, passing scores, and more.
Admissions/Placement Testing FAQ's (will open in a new tab)
If you live within a 1-hour drive of a Bow Valley College campus, you are expected to complete your admissions test at one of our locations. Please see the locations and contact information for our regional campuses. If you live beyond a 1-hour drive of a Bow Valley College campus, you have the option to complete the admissions test within your community with a suitable proctor.
Please note that exams can only be proctored within Canada.
Admissions Test - Proctor Request Form (Document will open in new tab. This form can only be used for Placement/Admissions testing.)