Assessment Center

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Office Hours:
Mon., 8:30 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Tues., 8:30 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Wed., 8:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Thurs., 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Fri., 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Sat., 9 a.m.-1:00 p.m
Please note we will be closed October 8, November 12 and November 26.


Charlestown Campus
Phone: 617-228-2377


Assessment: College Placement Testing

Welcome to the Assessment Center at Bunker Hill Community College!

The Assessment Center is committed to providing excellent customer service to our test takers and is now offering the option of scheduled testing sessions. Please feel free to walk in to the testing center on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturdays. Interested in making an appointment? Please make an appointment on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays by following the directions listed below.

Obtain Your ID

If you are newly accepted and have applied through the online application, please log into the Self Service Center to obtain your ID. 

Schedule an Appointment

Walk-in testing is available on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, or you can schedule an appointment online to test on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Directions to make an appointment are located on the login page.

A valid government-issued identification is required to take the placement test. Please plan to arrive at least 10 minutes prior to your appointment, bring your student ID and allow yourself 2-3 hours to complete the test.

Prepare for the Exam

The Assessment Center strongly recommends practicing before taking the exam. Please visit Preparing for the CPT for a list of free practice sites.