apply for admission and complete pre-advising, the next step is determining if you meet TSI requirements.
TSI is a state-legislated program designed to improve student success in college. Part of the program is an assessment to determine your basic skills in reading, mathematics and writing.
See exemptions to determine if you are exempt from TSI requirements.
All credit students who are not TSI exempt are required by law to take an assessment test approved by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB).
Each of the colleges of DCCCD administers state-approved TSI assessments.
You will be required to complete
a pre-assessment activity before completing the TSI assessment.
As part of the pre-assessment activity, you will watch a video and continue to a pre-assessment quiz.
On your assessment date, you will need:
Once you have completed your TSI Assessment, advisors will use your TSI Assessment scores to recommend course choices during registration.
Applying for College
Assessment TestingAcademic Advising |
Paying for Classes
Bldg. S, Room S080 972-860-4865
Students may begin their TSI assessment anytime during the following time slots. Please take into consideration the number of sections you will be tested on, as this will affect the amount of time it will take to complete it before the Testing Center closes for the day.