On Campus Exams

 

The schedule for on campus language placement exams for Summer 2017 is located below. Please continue to check this website for any updates to the schedule. 

Please note that there are no on campus language exams for French and Spanish. FAS students (Undergrads and GSAS students) interested in taking these exams for placement purposes may register for the online exams at https://apps2.registrar.fas.harvard.edu/oper/. Non-FAS students interested in taking the online placement exams should email placement-help@fas.harvard.edu.

If you are interested in taking a placement exam in a language offered at Harvard not appearing on the list below, please contact placement-help@fas.harvard.edu.

Language/Department Date of Exam Time Location Additional Information
Arabic Friday, August 25 9am- 12pm CGIS Knafel K324 No registration required. There will be no make-up exam. 
Bosnian, Serbian, Croatian Friday, August 25 9am-12pm Emerson Hall, Room 305 No registration required. If you are unable to make the exam time, please contact Brian Rinz (rinz@fas) to arrange a make-up exam.
Chinese Friday, August 25

9am- 12pm

2 Divinity Avenue, Room 18 (1st floor Auditorium)

More information can be found on the East Asian Language Programs Placement Exam website.

Students should register to take the exam: https://harvard.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_aY8xrY5LQsgCqyx 

Czech Friday, August 25 9am-12pm Emerson Hall, Room 305 No registration required. If you are unable to make the exam time, please contact Brian Rinz (rinz@fas) to arrange a make-up exam.
German Friday, August 25 TBD Language Resource Center, Lamont Library Students may sign up for a slot to take the placement exam in the Language Resource Center of Lamont Library. Registration begins after August 17 at Online Placement Exams Registration application (OPER).
Greek, Ancient Friday, August 25  TBD Language Resource Center, Lamont Library Students may sign up for a slot to take the placement exam in the Language Resource Center of Lamont Library. Registration begins after August 17 at Online Placement Exams Registration application (OPER).
Greek, Modern Friday, August 25 9am-12pm 2 Arrow Street, Room 408 Students should email Dr. Calliope Dourou (dourou@fas) to register for the exam. 
Hebrew, Modern -  Friday, August 25 9am-12pm Semitic Museum, 6 Divinity Ave, Room 201 No registration required
Italian Friday, August 25 TBD Language Resource Center, Lamont Library Students may sign up for a slot to take the placement exam in the Language Resource Center of Lamont Library. Registration begins after August 17 at Online Placement Exams Registration application (OPER).
Japanese Friday, August 25 10am- 12pm Northwest Building B103

More information can be found on the East Asian Language Programs Placement Exam website.

Students should register to take the exam: https://harvard.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_aY8xrY5LQsgCqyx 

Korean Friday, August 25 10am-12pm Sever Hall 103

More information can be found on the East Asian Language Programs Placement Exam website.

Students should register to take the exam: https://harvard.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_aY8xrY5LQsgCqyx 

Latin Friday, August 25 TBD Language Resource Center, Lamont Library Students may sign up for a slot to take the placement exam in the Language Resource Center of Lamont Library. Registration begins after August 17 at Online Placement Exams Registration application (OPER).
Polish Friday, August 25 9am-12pm Emerson Hall, Room 305 No registration required. If you are unable to make the exam time, please contact Brian Rinz (rinz@fas) to arrange a make-up exam.
Portuguese       Please email placement-help@fas.harvard.edu for more information.
Russian Friday, August 25 9am-12pm Emerson Hall, Room 305 No registration required. If you are unable to make the exam time, please contact Brian Rinz (rinz@fas) to arrange a make-up exam.
Turkish Friday, August 25 9am-12pm CGIS Knafel K324 No registration required. There will be no make-up exam.
Ukrainian Friday, August 25 9am-12pm Emerson Hall, Room 305 No registration required. If you are unable to make the exam time, please contact Brian Rinz (rinz@fas) to arrange a make-up exam.
Vietnamese Friday, August 25 9am-12pm 5 Bryant Street, first floor seminar room

More information can be found on the East Asian Language Programs Placement Exam website.

Students should register to take the exam: https://harvard.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_aY8xrY5LQsgCqyx 

Music Friday, August 25 9am- 12pm Classroom 9, Paine Hall No registration required. Please arrive by 9:00am to confirm your intention to take the exam. If you’re unable to make the exam time, please contact Mary MacKinnon (mackinnon@fas.harvard.edu) to arrange a make-up exam.