Foreign Language Placement Exams
For Chinese, French, German, Russian or Spanish.
Students may take the exam a maximum total of THREE times for the purpose of placement and/or proficiency.
Students whose proctored test results show they are proficient at the second semester level or higher will complete the CORE 21 Foreign Language requirement but will NOT receive course credit.
If you are planning to graduate in May and/or walk in May, the last opportunity to complete the language exam in a proctored setting and apply towards your degree is the last testing date listed before April 1st.
LPE Test Dates - Fall 2013
|Friday, 12/6/13 (RSVP IS REQUIRED)||
4:00 - 5:00pm
To RSVP for Placement Exam in a Proctored Setting
Please select from one of the dates listed above and call Center for Student Success (CSS) at 805-493-3260 or click here.
If RSVPing online by emailing Center for Student Success, please indicate LPE RSVP in the subject line and include your Full Name, Phone Number, CLU Email Address, Language of Interest, Date of Exam, and Student ID Number in the message.
CLU ID is required at the time of testing.
If you are proficient in another language aside from the ones listed above (Chinese, French, German, Russian and Spanish), you may request testing in that language by contacting Niusha Farzadfar at (805) 493-3259. The foreign language requirement is waived for international students who verify academic study of their native language through the high school level.
Please note that not all languages may be available and fees may apply to secure order, proctor, and grade the exam. These tests are for proficiency ONLY. Upon successfully passing the exam you will be exempt from taking foreign language at CLU, but you will not receive any credits.
Contact Niusha Farzadfar at (805) 493-3259 with any questions.