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Placement Testing

Schedule an Assessment Appointment

  1. Log in to myHeartland.
  2. Click on the Appointments tab.
  3. Select Assessment.
  4. Choose Lincoln as your assessment location.
  5. Follow the directions to find and schedule your appointment.

Assessment Hours

Days Times
Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday by appointment only 
Saturday and Sunday Closed
* It is recommended you confirm testing availability after 4:00 p.m. 
  • Save time and money by preparing for your test.

    It is a good idea to prepare for ACCUPLACER by refreshing your memory on math formulas, reading skills and general test taking tips.  Taking time to prepare before the test can increase your confidence, and it is likely you will be more successful. 

    Study Resources

    Visit to create a free account and take practice tests in Reading Comprehension, Elementary Algebra and College Level Math.  

    You can find a list of other resources here

    • All first-time college students must take the full placement test (reading comprehension and math) unless using a waiver or previous college-level credit for placement.
    • Transfer students take placements based on previous coursework shown on a transcript.
    • If you have taken Heartland courses on our campus or through our dual credit program, you may not need to test if your previous scores are still active. 
    • You may also be waived through ACT, SAT/PSAT, PARCC or external Placement testing scores. A detailed list with scores can be found here

Contact Us

Lincoln Center
2201 Woodlawn Rd.
Lincoln, IL 62656
Phone: 217-735-1731
Fax: 217-735-1352

Kristi Powell

Associate Director
Phone: 309-268-8973

Jennifer Kirby

Phone: 309-268-8971

Val Conrady

Coordinator of Adult Education
Phone: 309-268-8975

Kim Klingbeil

Coordinator of Continuing Education
Phone: 309-268-8427

Kelsi Edwards

Administrative Assistant 
Phone: 309-268-8974