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 2017, Fall 2017, or Spring 2018.
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 for GER 104 or higher, you may take the German Proficiency Exam in August 2017 or January 2018 prior to enrolling in a German course.