Placement Exams

For placement in Spanish, French, German, Portuguese or other modern languages, please contact the Department of Languages and Literatures at 828.251.6419. For placement in Ancient Languages (Latin, Hebrew), please contact the Department of Ancient Mediterranean Studies, also at 828.251.6419.

Placement exams in Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Hebrew and Latin are offered during EMBARK/orientation for incoming freshmen during the summer and can also be taken individually by contacting the department for an appointment. For other languages or any questions regarding placement please email Tabby Price at

Download the Placement Policy for Languages & Literatures.