Online Placement Exam Instructions

Before you begin:

  • Print out and read the instructions carefully.
  • Make sure you are able to supply all information requested before you begin.
  • Since you are taking the exam on your own, the exam must represent your own work; it is also in your interest to work to the best of your ability.

Score and placement are available immediately upon completion. Print out score report before leaving score screen.

Note: The exam can be taken only once; you will not be able to re-enter the site.

Please read the following instructions carefully.

Step 1   

Open page by clicking begin exam link below.

Step 2

Type in password: irish1

Step 3

Click on the drop-down menu to select appropriate language (Spanish or French).

Step 4

Fill in all required information. The following represents the information you will need to complete survey fields.

ID: Your Notre Dame student number
Email: Your Notre Dame email address
Language experience: Language experience includes high school language study as well as other forms of language experience if applicable (spoken in the home, study or residence abroad, etc.)
Studied in school: Indicate number of years studied, 1, 2, 3 or 4 in junior high, high school, and/or college.
Currently enrolled at ND: Indicate the last course you took at Notre Dame, if applicable.

Step 5

Take the exam.

Step 6

Print out score report before leaving score screen.

If you have questions, please contact Professor Shauna Williams, Assistant Chair


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