Writing Skills Assessment

All students must pass a writing assessment for admission to the undergraduate accounting major.

The fall 2014 semester writing assessment will be administered on Thursday, October 2, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. in C128 Chemistry Building (CB) and Friday, October 3, 2014, at 3:30 p.m. in W10 Pappajohn Business Building (PBB). Each student who plans to start the accounting major in the spring 2015 semester must take the assessment on one of these dates (but not both). Students do not need to sign up in advanced for the assessment. Contact Kevin Den Adel (, 319-335-1412) if you have questions about the assessment.

There will be an information session on Friday, September 19, 3:30 p.m. in W10 PBB. Attendance at the information session is optional but encouraged.

For more information about the assessment, please refer to the General Instruction Sheet and the information session presentation.


You must have completed or be currently enrolled in ACCT:2200 (6A:002) Managerial Accounting (or course equivalent) to be eligible for this assessment.