Submitting Placement Test Writing Prompt

You will have 90 minutes to complete the writing prompt. You will be presented with an article and asked to write an analytical essay in response to a prompt.  You can write and save your essay in Word or in another word processing application as long as you save and upload it in Word or PDF format.  Keep in mind that your essay should propose a thesis, be framed with topic sentences, and offer analysis and textual support in each paragraph.  Remember that your essay should be well-organized and that your sentences should be clear and grammatically correct, and please be sure to save enough time to proofread your essay. 

After having saved your analysis in Word (.docx) or PDF (.pdf) format, scroll down past the article and click on the Browse My Computer button at the bottom right.

Select your analysis in Word (.docx) or PDF (.pdf) format and click Open.

Click the red Save and Submit button at the bottom right.