myLSU: How Do I Access ALEKS Placement Tests?


For more information on ALEKS Placement Tests, view the Math website.

1. Log into the myLSU Portal.

  • If you are not currently logged in, you will go to the log in page. Enter in your PAWS ID and Password.  
  • If you are already logged in, you will go to the myLSU Portal.

2. From the panel on the left, select Student Services | ALEKS Placement Test.

screenshot of the myLSU ALEKS Placement Test Access

3. Click ALEKS Placement Test.

screenshot of the myLSU Portal ALEKS Placement Test Select

4. Click Sign In from the LSU Placement window.

screenshot of the ALEKS Assessment Test

5. Enter your Access Code, then click Continue below

screenshot of the ALEKS Enter Your Access Code

6. If you DO NOT have an Access Code, click the link:  "purchase an access code online."  (View detailed instructions on How do I get an ALEKS Access Code?)

screenshot of the Enter Your Access Code

7. Read the ALEK User Agreement.,  Check the agreement box next to, "I have read and agree to the terms of the ALEKS User Agreement."

8. Click Continue in the bottom-center.

screenshot of the ALEKS Assessment test User agreement

9. Click Assessment to begin the ALEKS Placement Test.

10. Click System requirements to confirm that your computer will work with ALEKS.

screenshot of the ALEKS Take Assessment test

11. Click Begin Assessment in the top left-hand corner.

screenshot of the ALEKS begin assessment

12. Click Continue if you receive a Plug-In Detection page.

screenshot of the ALEKS plug in deteciton

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