Entrance QLAT

Entrance Quantitative Literacy Assessment Test (QLAT)


The QLAT is a requirement for all students entering UTSA, and will be taken during Orientation Days.

Note: Online Orientation students will need to contact Testing Services directly to take the exam on their own; the QLAT is not available through online orientation.

This exam tests students’ ability to read and analyze data, make simple calculations, and interpret basic graphs, charts, and tables.

This exam will not be used for math placement and will not affect grades or enrollment status. This is for course enrichment purposes.

REQUIRED of all majors

The questions are all multiple choice, and no special mathematical knowledge or a calculator is required.
Exam time is 30 minutes

For more information, contact Testing Services at 210-458-4125

Link to Entrance QLAT instruction video