How to take the URI Math Placement Exam?

1. Set up your URI Single Sign-On (SSO) account; this is different from your e-Campus credentials.

2. Make sure you are using a compatible device with a stable internet connection.

 Device SpecsWindows1MacChromebookiPadAndroid Tablet
Operating System10+OS X 10.15+Chrome OSiOS 16+Android 12+
Screen Resolution1024×768+1024×768+AnyAny8.9″
Browsers*Chrome 105+
*Firefox 105+
Edge 110+
No support for IE 11
*Chrome 105+
*Firefox 105+
Safari 16+
*Chrome 105+Safari 16+*Chrome 105+

3.Take your time, you are free to complete the Placement Assessment at your own pace. The system will allow you to access your Placement Assessment for 24 hours. If you need to exit the Placement Assessment for any reason, you will be able to log back in and pick up where you left off.

4.If you’re taking business classes, please click on the ‘Business’ section. For all other students that require taking Math courses , select the ‘All other Majors’ Option. If you require accessibility screen reader accommodations, click on the respective accessibility option.

Please carefully select the correct option. For all general questions about ALEKS please email For technical support please contact

NOTE: All Fall 2024 incoming freshmen will be automatically granted access to the Aleks login. All other students who may be granted access for example: transfer students, students changing majors, etc. will need to complete an access request form. You must login using a URI Gmail address.

The Department of Mathematics is unable to assist with password changes or account recovery for URI SSO accounts. For assistance with these issues, please visit the IT Service Desk or call them directly at 401-874-4357.