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Latin Placement

Cutoff Scores and Placement Messages for 2012-2013

Placement into the Latin courses is based on the student's score on the Latin Placement Exam. Cutoff scores and placement recommendations are derived in collaboration with the Classics Department and are reviewed annually. The policies below apply to all students entering Illinois in Summer 2012, Fall 2012, or Spring 2013.

The online Latin Placement Exam does not award proficiency credit. For information on taking a Latin Proficiency Exam, contact the Classics Department by calling 217-333-1008 during business hours or emailing

Questions? Contact "Placement & Proficiency" staff by emailing or by calling 217-244-4437 during business hours.


Test Score

Placement Message

0 - 10 Placed into LAT 101
11 - 21 Placed into LAT 102
22 - 35 Placed into LAT 103
36 - 50 Placed into LAT 104
51 - 60 Placed into LAT 301 or beyond