Online placement exams are available for Chinese (Mandarin), French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, and Spanish.
Placement exams for American Sign Language, Arabic, Danish, Farsi, Hindi, Portuguese, and Swedish
Students wishing to take the placement test who need academic accommodations, please contact Disability Services at TestAccess@colorado.edu. You can also read the "Process and Language template for Inaccessible Language Placement Tests" for more information about language test accessibility.
If you are unable to enroll in an open section of the Foreign Language class indicated by your Language Placement Test score, be sure to inform your advisor during your individual appointment.
To take the online exam, you can choose your language below by clicking on the link beside it called "Language X Placement Exam".
|Language||Department||Class Web Page||Resource Links||Exam|
|American Sign Language||Speech, Language & Hearing Sciences||Program Page||Exam|
|Arabic||Asian Languages & Civilizations||Program page||Resource Links||Exam|
|Catalan||Spanish and Portuguese Languages & Literatures||Program Page||Exam|
|Chinese||Asian Languages & Civilizations||Program page||Resource Links||Exam|
|ESL||International English Center||Program Page||Resource Links|
|Farsi||Asian Languages & Civilizations||Program page||Exam|
|French||French and Italian||Program Page||Resources Links||Exam|
|German||Germanic and Slavic Languages & Literatures||Program Page||Resources Links||Exam|
|Greek (Ancient)||Classics||Courses Page||Exam|
|Hebrew||Jewish Studies||Program Page||Resource Links||Exam|
|Hindi/Urdu||Asian Languages & Civilizations||Program page||Resource Links||Exam|
|Italian||French and Italian||Program Page||Resource Links||Exam|
|Japanese||Asian Languages & Civilizations||Program page||Resource Links||Exam|
|Korean||Asian Languages & Civilizations||Program page||Resource Links||Exam|
|Latin (Ancient)||Classics||Courses Page||Exam|
|Portuguese||Spanish and Portuguese||Program Page||Resource Links||Exam|
|Russian||Germanic and Slavic Languages & Literatures||Program Page||Resource Links||Exam|
|Spanish||Spanish and Portuguese||Program Page||Resource Links||Exam|