High School Placement Test

High School Placement Test

One aspect of the Rockhurst High School application is to take the High School Placement Test (HSPT). This test will be given at Rockhurst on Saturday, December 12, 2020 or Saturday, January 9, 2021. Check in is at 8:00 a.m. Testing begins promptly at 8:30 a.m. To register for the Placement Test at Rockhurst, please log in to your MyRock Login and hit schedule on your son's Admissions Checklist.

Rockhurst's Admission Committee evaluates placement test scores when considering a candidate's potential to succeed in a college preparatory environment. Test results also help determine advanced class placement and summer school attendance.

List of 2 members.

  • Photo of Michael Comiskey

    Mr. Michael Comiskey 

    Director of Admissions & Marketing
    (816) 363-2036 ext. 559
  • Photo of Beth Jerome

    Mrs. Beth Jerome 

    Assistant Director of Admissions
    816-363-2036 ext. 557

Placement Test FAQs

List of 3 frequently asked questions.

  • What is the test attire?

    Test takers can dress to their liking, there is no dress code.
  • What do I need to bring to the placement test?

    Nothing!  Just yourself.
  • Are calculators allowed?

    No, calculators are not allowed.  Scratch paper is available.

List of 3 frequently asked questions.

  • Which test does Rockhurst give?

    Rockhurst gives the High School Placement Test (HSPT).
  • Can I take the HSPT Test more than once?

    Yes, you can take the HSPT test more than once.
  • Does Rockhurst offer extended time testing for students with learning differences?

    Yes, Rockhurst offers an extended time test for students with learning differences on all test dates. Please provide documentation to Scott Reagan, Academic Services Coordinator: sreagan@rockhursths.edu