Take the Exam

Please be sure to read the following before you begin the Online Foreign Language Placement Diagnostic Exam.   


You may take the exam anywhere at any time. The web-based exam requires the following:

  • PC or Mac
  • Headset with microphone
  • Keyboard and mouse
  • Windows - Internet Explorer 8+, Chrome 5+, Safari 4+
  • Mac - Safari 4+, Chrome 5+
If you do not have access to a computer or headset that meets the technical requirements, please contact the Placement and Proficiency Coordinator, Dr. Maria Luisa Ruiz, at placementandproficiency-WLC@stmarys-ca.edu to arrange an on-campus exam. Additional technical information can be found at http://avantassessment.com/docs/placement-test-taker-tech-guide.pdf.