Foreign Language Placement Exam

The Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures encourages all future language students who have completed two or more years of high school French or Spanish, or who have significant language skills due to heritage or life experiences, to take the free online placement test. This test will place you at a level commensurate with your ability.


To learn the results of your exam, you may contact the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures.


  1. Access the exam online below.
  2. Enter the password: ospreys1
  3. Follow the directions provided. The test may take from 15 to 45 minutes.