Assessment Center


Photo identification (ID) is required to access all Assessment Center services and to obtain test scores:

COMPASS Testing Information:

An application for admission and payment of the admissions fee must be completed prior to COMPASS testing. COMPASS and ASSET scores are accepted and considered valid for two (2) years from the placement test date. 

Placement results from other post-secondary institutions may be utilized to meet certain course prerequisites.  Visit the Assessment Center with a copy of the placement results to determine if this option is a possiblity. 

Other Testing Programs Include:

Hours and Locations:

Main Campus COMPASS and CASAS test check-in hours:

Mondays and Tuesdays ........ 8:00 a.m – 4:00 p.m.

Wednesdays and Thursdays  8:00 a.m - 3:00 p.m.
Fridays      ......... 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Location:  Penguin Union Building 015
Mailstop:  014
Phone: (360) 992-2588
Fax: (360) 992-2984

Columbia Tech Center COMPASS test check-in hours:
Call to confirm availability:  (360) 992-6100
Location: Student Services Desk, First Floor Lobby

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Clark College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, political affiliation, creed, disabled veteran status, marital status, honorably discharged veteran or Vietnam-era veteran status in its programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Director for Equity and Diversity

Gaiser Hall, Room 214

(360) 992-2355 voice

(360) 991-0901 (VP) 

For students with disabilities, Disability Support Services in conjunction with the Welcome Center can provide additional information to assist you in gaining full access to knowledge about the enrollment process at Clark College:

Clark College

Disability Support Services

Penguin Union Building, Room 013

360-992-2314 voice

360-991-0901 Video Phone

360-992-2879 fax