Do It yourself and Do your Best. It's in your best interest. An ALEKS Score of 30 means you are ready for college-level math. Your ALEKS score will help you start where you have the best chance to succeed. Research shows that initial success leads to continued success.


Take the Assessment

  • Go to the LionPath Support Page at https://lionpathsupport.psu.edu
  • Click on the yellow Students, Faculty, Staff Login button to log in to LionPATH. Note: You must use your Penn State Access Account.
  • On your Student Center homepage, click the link to ALEKS placement

Example of the LionPATH Student Center home page with the ALEKS link noted by a red rectangle:

If you need to return to ALEKS, follow the link in LionPATH, then click on the “Incoming Students…” class to resume your progress.

Screenshot of ALEKS website indicating incoming student's placement.