STAR: Student Testing, Advising & Registration at Aquinas College

STAR Logistics

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S.T.A.R.  Student Schedule

8:30 to 9 a.m.    

  • Check in - Location: Wege Ballroom

9 a.m. to Noon    

  • Mathematics, Foreign Language, and UDM Chemistry Placement Testing
  • Liberal Arts & Writing (GE101 and EH105) Self-Placement Presentations

Noon to 12:45 p.m.    

  • Lunch

1:00 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.  

  • Advising and Class Registration, Technology Information session, Academic Learning Services Getting AQuainted session
  • Faculty advisors will discuss, on a one-to-one basis, the student's planned courses of study and assist them in their class registration 

Last Minutes Details
Appropriate Attire
You will be walking between several buildings on campus, so we suggest wearing comfortable clothes that are appropriate for the weather. There is no need to "dress up." Please remember comfortable shoes for walking!
 
What to Bring With You
Please bring your driver's license or another form of picture identification. You will need it to receive your Aquinas login and e-mail information as well as your Aquinas ID.
 
You do not need to bring any testing materials. Writing utensils will be provided, and there is no need for a calculator in the Math Placement Test.
 
Parking
The day will begin in the third floor ballroom in the Wege Student Center and end in the Grace Hauenstein Library. The best place to park will be Lot F (The Wege Lot) or Lot T (The Woodward Lot). >Download the AQ Campus Parking Map & Directions (pdf)
 
Placement Testing Information
We hold placement testing for math and foreign language at Aquinas. However, there is no expectation that you will prepare for your foreign language placement test or your math placement test. Both tests simply indicate the level that you should begin your study in these areas. However, placing high on the foreign language test may allow you to waive one or two courses for the general education requirement. If you choose to review your foreign language skills prior to taking the test, please feel free to do so.

UDM Nursing Students: You are not required to take a foreign language; therefore, you will not need to take the foreign language placement test unless you choose to continue study in a foreign language. You will be required to take a math placement test and a chemistry placement test in the morning.