NOTICE: Proctored ALEKS sessions will be available beginning June 2nd, 2021. Find more information and sign up at math.miami.edu/aleks

Practice ALEKS is available, except on days in which a proctored ALEKS is scheduled. Practice ALEKS does not affect your placement.



What You Need to Take the Proctored ALEKS Assessment

  • Make sure you have taken the practice ALEKS beforehand.
  • Sign up for a proctored session through Navigate. Check below for the instructions and dates/times for the sessions.
  • You will need reliable internet connection and a working webcam with microphone and speakers.
  • A pen/pencil and blank paper.
  • NOTE: A calculator is not allowed. ALEKS will provide an on-screen calculator if you need one to complete a particular problem. Otherwise, you may not use a calculator.
  • Your CaneLink ID and password (for login). Duo Authentication must be completed to log in. After you have successfully logged into CaneLink, all cellphones must be put on silent and put away from their work space.
  • To take the ALEKS assessment, please log in to CaneLink and click on the "TAKE ALEKS" link in your Student Center.
  • You will be prompted to download Respondus LockDown when you are in ALEKS. Please test that LockDown and Monitor are working correctly before you begin the assessment.
  • MONITOR SET UP: You MUST set up your webcam so that your face, torso, both hands and entire workspace are visible at all times. This is the expected camera set up:
    proper camera configuration
  • Identification with your legal name and photograph. You may use your: CaneCard, Driver's License, legal state or national identification card, or passport.
  • If you experience technical issues while taking the assessment, please consult with the proctor or email the Department. For further assistance with technical issues, please use the ALEKS Customer Support link.
  • On the day of your proctored ALEKS appointment, you will receive an email with instructions and the password. You will be prompted to complete a check of your surroundings and to present your ID to the camera. Make sure you position your webcam as expected. Your entire session will be recorded and reviewed. You are held to the University of Miami Honor Code.

Sign Up for ALEKS

To register for an ALEKS Math Placement Test session, click the link below.

Make an Appointment

Instructions:

  1. Sign in to Navigate and click on Get Assistance (or just click the link above)
  2. Select UM Advising
  3. Select Department of Mathematics
  4. Select ALEKS
  5. Select location
  6. Choose a time

Available times:

Date Start Times
Wednesday, June 2nd, 202110:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Thursday, June 3rd, 202110:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Friday, June 4th, 202110:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Saturday, June 5th, 202110:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Monday, June 7th, 202110:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Tuesday, June 8th, 202110:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Thursday, June 10th, 202110:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Friday, June 11th, 202110:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Thursday, June 17th, 202110:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Friday, June 18th, 202110:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Thursday, June 24th, 202110:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Thursday, July 1st, 202110:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Thursday, July 15th, 202110:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Friday, July 16th, 202110:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Thursday, July 29th, 20212:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Friday, July 30th, 20212:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Thursday, August 5th, 202110:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Tuesday, August 17th, 202110:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Wednesday, August 18th, 202110:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Thursday, August 19th, 202110:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Friday, August 20th, 202110:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Saturday, August 21st, 202110:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Monday, August 23rd, 20212:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Tuesday, August 24th, 20212:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Wednesday, August 25th, 20212:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Thursday, August 26th, 20212:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
Friday, August 27th, 20212:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm