Registration & Student Services Building

Assessment Center

Office Hours, Location, Contact Information & Mission Statement

Office Hours

  • Monday-Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Friday: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Closed: Saturday and Sunday
  •  College Opening Days - Closed to Public: Thursday, Sept. 21 & Friday, Sept. 22


Closed for Holidays

  • Veteran's Day: Friday, Nov.10
  • Thanksgiving: Thursday, Nov. 23
  • Thanksgiving: Friday, Nov. 24

NOTE: Assessment Center office hours are different than placement testing hours. See placement test appointments by subject for test dates and times.

The Assessment Office is located in Room 144 inside the Registration & Student Services Building. See map

Get directions to De Anza College.


Contact Us

Phone: 408.864.8717
Fax: 408.864.5509

* Email us with questions, comments & suggestions

Got Questions?
Please see our FAQs or come to the Assessment Office during office hours.


Need Help? For assistance with placement test and prerequisite clearance problems, please visit the  Assessment Office during office hours or complete the A & R Help Form.


The mission of the Assessment Center is to provide services to students to be assessed in English, ESL, mathematics, chemistry and biology so they can make informed decisions about registering for course in which they are likely to succeed.


De Anza College Mission Statement

Dates and Deadline

Please take placement tests and/or submit prerequisite clearance requests at least three weeks before your date to register.

  • Prerequisite Clearance forms may be submitted by e-mail (see form for e-mail) or placed in Prerequisite Drop Box.

    DO NOT bring completed prerequisite clearance forms to the Assessment Office. Prerequisite forms are not reviewed by Assessment. Office.   

    The Prerequisite Clearance Drop Box is located outside the Registration & Student Services Building on the Bookstore entrance side.



Assessment Department Building: Registration & Student Services
Room: RSS 144
Phone: 408.864.8717

Last Updated: 10/10/17