Eighth graders seeking admission into Marquette must take the High School Placement Test (HSPT). This is a standardized test that we use to assess baseline academic performance. Exam sections include verbal skills, cognitive skills, reading comprehension, math concepts, math problem solving, and language - grammar skills.
Due to the dramatically increasing interest in Marquette, we are anticipating a very large number of students testing on December 7th. Please register early to ensure your seat.
- Arrive at the Richard & Louise Scholl Student Center around 7:50 am (10th Street doors)
- Test begins promptly at 8:00 am
- Test concludes approximately at 10:30 am
- The exam fee must be paid online prior to the exam date
- If you have any questions, please contact the Admissions Office (219.873.1325)