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School of Applied Technology

ESL Tests

Welcome to ESL testing. Plan on 2.5 hours to take the test. You’ll need a government-issued, photo ID and SLCC Student Number.

  • Grammar Reading test: 75 multiple-choice questions, 45 minutes.
  • Listening test: 30 multiple-choice, pre-recorded questions or scenarios, 35 minutes.
  • Reading Comprehension test: 32 written multiple-choice questions, 60 minutes.

Practice Resources

Taking the test and enrolling in the SAT

  1. Complete an online Application for Admission and pay the $40 fee. Your Student Number will be generated in 1-2 business days; you can get it by visiting our offices, waiting for a letter in the mail, or by accessing it online.
  2. Schedule a time to take the ESL test (CASAS) at one of the following locations and times.

South City Campus

  • 7:30 a.m. or 12:30 p.m. Wednesday
  • Call 801-957-3267 to schedule a time or

    Make an Appointment

West Valley Center

  • 7 p.m. Wednesday, or 5:30 p.m. Tuesday
  • Call 801-957-2117 to schedule a time or

    Make an Appointment

  1. Meet with an SAT advisor to review your test scores/ESL and tuition cost estimate.
  2. Pay tuition at any SLCC Cashier Services offices.
  3. Visit your advisor again with your tuition-payment receipt to schedule classes and your SAT orientation.

For more information, contact 801-957-3267 or

Contact Us

South City Campus
1575 South State Street
Salt Lake City, Utah 84115
Room 2-153 - 2nd Floor (Follow the sign that says SAT TESTING)


West Valley City Center
3460 S 5600 W
West Valley City, Utah 84120
Please check in at the Front Desk


801-957-3257 (automated information)
801-957-3267 (appointments)
801-957-2117 (WVC Center information & appointments)
Fax: 801-997-3332

Salt Lake Community College

4600 South Redwood Road
Salt Lake City, UT 84123
801-957-SLCC (7522)

Student Services hours: M-Th: 8 am - 7 pm; Fr 8 am - 4:30 pm
Enrollment Info: 801-957-4073

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