Placement into the German courses is based on the student's score on the German Placement Exam. Cutoff scores and placement recommendations are derived in collaboration with the Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures and are reviewed annually. The policies below apply to all students entering Illinois in Summer 2016, Fall 2016, or Spring 2017.
The online German Placement Exam does not award proficiency credit.
Questions? Contact "Placement & Proficiency" staff by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 217-244-4437 during business hours.
1 If you do not already have college-level credit in German, you may take the German Proficiency Exam in August 2016 or January 2017 prior to enrolling in a German course.