Virginia Placement Test (VPT) for English
Students preparing to take the VPT English test should review writing mechanics including organization; focus, development, and support; vocabulary; sentence structure; and mechanics. In addition, students should practice reading comprehension skills.
Prepare for the VPT English Test
Students will not be allowed to use a dictionary, a thesaurus , or any other writing guide / resource when taking the VPT English test.
Testing Accommodations for Students with Disabilities
If you have a disability or temporary disabling condition that will prevent you from taking the test under standard conditions, contact the Disability Services Coordinator. Requests for testing accommodations, including qualifying documentation to support the request, must be received five business days in advance of the scheduled testing session.