**Plan to take the COMPASS, ACT, or SAT before attending an orientation. COMPASS details are below.
For instructions on scheduling the COMPASS Assessment, please go to:
The COMPASS helps in determining skill level in reading, writing, and mathematics. The COMPASS scores are used to place students in the appropriate courses.
Note: If you have taken the ACT or SAT, your scores might qualify you for an exemption to the COMPASS. To see if you qualify for an exemption, please go to:
SAT (After March 2005)
|18+ in English||430 or higher in Writing|
|20+ in Reading||450 or higher in Reading|
|22+ in Math for MAT 150 (MT 150)||490 or higher in Mathematics|
|19-21 in Math for MAT 146 (MT 145) or
MAT 150 +100MAT (MT 150 +MT 100)
|460 to 500 in Mathematics|
For the purpose of course placement, ACT/SAT scores for reading and writing are considered validfor five years. ACT/SAT scores for mathematics are considered valid for two years.
BULLITT COUNTY CAMPUS (SHEPHERDSVILLE) Orientation
A confirmation will be immediately sent to the email address you entered into the orientation registration system.
PRINT THE TICKET AND BRING IT WITH YOU TO ORIENTATION.
Orientation will last about ONE HOUR.
Please bring a photo ID and a pen or pencil.
Parents are welcome to attend. If your parent is planning to come with you, please reserve an extra ticket for them. Children are not allowed in orientation. You should make other arrangements for childcare.
Parking is available in the student lot.