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 can be arranged by contacting the coordinator listed on the page after you click on "Exam" on the respective language below.

Exams for any other language such as Swahili, Greek, Yoruba, Finish, etc. can be arranged by emailing Dr. Mark Knowles.

Students wishing to take the placement test who need academic accommodations, please contact Disability Services at 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".