English and Math placement


Spring quarter starts April 8. All classes offered remotely all quarter. 

Due to the current COVID-19 health crisis, the office has moved to online only services.

Please email documents (test scores, unofficial transcripts, etc.) to testing@bellevuecollege.edu, until further notice. You may also use email to ask specific questions. 

Provide the following in your email:

  • Your Bellevue College student ID number
  • Use your BC email if you have one
  • State what it is you want the office to do with your document. For example, Need math and English placement
  • Be sure to attach your documentation (transcript, test score, etc.)
  • Please do not submit multiple requests, it slows our progress in serving you

Students are able to obtain their English and math placement in a variety of ways as indicated below.


Transfer ALEKS & ACCUPLACER test scores from other colleges or universities: Two-year time limit for English. One-year for math.

Unofficial College Transcripts

Use your BC email to submit an unofficial copy of your college transcript showing the English/math you previously completed. Be sure to Include your BC student ID number and attach your transcript.



We accept the placement made at any other state community or technical college: Two -year time limit for English, one-year for math

Placement Tests

Until further notice, the office is unable to provide on-campus testing. We are working with our campus partners to increase the opportunities to test online. Please email the office at testing@bellevuecollege.edu to ask a question about your specific situation. Be sure to include your student ID number in your email.

  • ACCUPLACER for English
  • ALEKS for math
  • Chemistry 161 placement exam
  • Biology 160 waiver exam (temporarily halted)


Last Updated April 1, 2020