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Math Placement Overview

Welcome to the CSU Math Placement program.

At CSU, mathematics is required for graduation in every major. This site will help you understand the math required by majors you are considering, make a plan to complete your math courses, and then get you placed into the highest course in which you can be successful.

Scheduled System Maintenance

The Math Placement Tool, Math Challenge Exam, ELM Tutorial, and Precalculus Tutorial are closed for maintenance between semesters.

Upcoming maintenance periods:

  • August 10 - August 14, 2020
  • December 14 - December 18, 2020
  • May 10 - May 14, 2021

Log into the appropriate website for the exact dates you will be eligible to work on material.


MATH 117-126 Registration Deadline

Summer Session 2020: June 17, 2020

Prerequisites must be satisfied by this deadline to enroll in these classes.