HESI A2 Admission Assessment Exam
The HESI A2 Pre-Admission Exam is an online computerized exam that will be taken at
Century College. This exam will assist in admission by providing a reliable
evaluation of students’ academic ability prior to entering the Nursing Program.
Exam scores will be used for selection criteria for admission.
NOTE: All applicants to the Century College Nursing Program will be required to
take the Admission Assessment Exam prior to the November 1st (Mobility) and February 1st
(Traditional) application deadlines.
Step 1 – Reserve exam testing session
Reserve a seat for one of the test dates/times (located at Century College). After you have completed the reservation, please print the test date and time information from the web page and save for future reference.
**If you need to change your reservation, please call the nursing office at 651.779.3431.
Step 2 – Register at the Evolve/Elsevier website
(After completing Step 2, return to this page to click the blue link in Step 3.)
Please follow the next steps from the Evolve/Elsevier website:
- Click the green box "Register for Evolve Testing and Remediation"
- Enter Evolve username or create a new user account
Password Tip: Do not use any special characters in the password
- Register for the exam.
Step 3 – Purchase test at the Evolve/Elsevier website
- Please click here to Purchase your HESI A2 - version 1 exam:
- Continue payment with credit card.
- Print the payment receipt and bring to the testing appointment.
See the FAQs page for other items to bring on the HESI test date.
If you need to cancel or change your test date, please call Michelle Le Mire at 651.779.3431.
NOTE – Re-taking the HESI A2 test
If you have already taken the test once and need to retake it, you will need to register again for a test date and pay for the HESI A2 - Version 2
exam. To make your payment for Version 2, click here to login to Evolve
. Then click on the "Exams & Remediation
" link where you will be instructed to complete the required payment information.