Placement Exams

Download the Placement Policy for Languages & Literatures.

For placement in Spanish, French, German, Portuguese or other modern languages, please contact the Department of Languages and Literatures (828.251.6419). For placement in Ancient Languages (Latin, Hebrew), please contact the Department of Classics (828.251.6466).

Placement exams in Spanish, French, 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, contact us at 828.251.6419 to schedule an appointment with the Department Chair for language proficiency assessment.