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Academic Advising

English Placement

Students qualify to be eligible to enroll for English 101 with the following:


SATACTAccuplacerCompassSmarter Balance
Writing & Language Test: 26 or higher
Reading Test:
27 or higher
English 19+Reading Comp: 86 or higher
WritePlacer: 5 or higher
E-Write 8 or higher
Reading 88 or higher



Students who do not have one of these above qualifiers are advised to enroll for ENG 100T, a developmental course to prepare for ENG 101.

New students with recent qualifying scores which have been sent to CWU Admissions, should keep checking their Math and English Placement, in their Student Dashboard of MyCWU. Current students should speak with their academic advisor.

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