ESLCCC COMPASS Placement Testing

2016 COMPASS Dates and Times

Test Time: 12:30 - 4 p.m. Test Day: Wednesdays

Important: The COMPASS placement test starts promptly at the beginning of the test time noted above. It is recommended that you plan ahead and arrive early to be checked in and seated before the test begins.

Jan. 6, 13, 20

Feb. 17

March 23

April 20

May 11

June 1

July 20

Aug. 3, 10, 17

Sept. 14

Oct. 19

Nov. 16

Dec. 7, 21

Testing Location

East St. Louis Community College Center
Building A, Room #1007
601 James R. Thompson Blvd.
East St. Louis, IL  62201


1. COMPASS placement testing at ESLCCC is available by appointment only.

2. A valid photo ID and SWIC student ID number are required for all COMPASS placement testing.

3. Test takers are responsible for adhering to all Testing Center guidelines.

Contact Information

Primary Contact: SWIC COMPASS placement testing is administered at ESLCCC by the Southwestern Illinois College Testing Center. Questions and appointment requests should be directed to:

Primary Phone: 618-235-2700, ext. 5551 (Belleville Campus Testing Center)
Alternate Phone: 618-874-8775 (at ESLCCC)

  • Email:
  • Belleville Campus office location: LA Building room #1331
  • ELSCCC office location: Building A, office room #1007

Emergency contingency for SWIC COMPASS placement testing:

  • Phone: 618-235-2700, ext. 5551 (Belleville Campus Testing Center)
  • Alternate Phone: 618-235-2700, ext. 5242
  • Email
  • Belleville Campus office location: LA Building room #1331

 For COMPASS Review or additional information, go to the Testing Center.