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Writing Placement Assessment (WPA)

CSU Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement (GWAR)


Welcome to the Writing Placement Assessment (WPA) Information Site

The purpose of these web pages is to assist you with a greater understanding of the WPA. Understanding and practicing for this writing assessment will help you to write a better response.

We strongly recommend that you carefully read the "Understanding the WPA" page for some strategies and information that will help you practice; then, go to the "How to Prepare" page and follow the suggestions on ways that you can prepare for the WPA.