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College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures



In order to register for a foreign language exam, please have the
 following information available and click on the link below.

1)  Your full name (as recognized by USC)

2)  Your USC email address

3)  Your VIP ID
      This is the 8-digit number used to login to Self-Service Carolina.

4) The language exam(s) you are requesting to take
     We offer placement exams throughout the academic year in Chinese, French, German, Ancient Greek,
     Italian, Japanese, Latin, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish. 

  5) Your status at USC
     Current Student, Incoming Freshman, Incoming Transfer Student, Other

6) Your preferred time and date of the exam

7)  Your prior experience with the foreign language(s) that you wish to study



Sunday, November 5, 2017
1:00pm, 1:30pm, 2:00pm
Sunday, November 12, 2017
1:00pm, 1:30pm, 2:00pm
Friday, January 12, 2018
2:30pm, 3:00pm, 3:30pm
(Available after November 1, 2017)
Sunday, January 14, 2018
1:00pm, 1:30pm, 2:00pm
(Available after November 1, 2017)

After registering, you will automatically receive an email confirmation with important information regarding your placement examination.  If you do not receive the email, first check your spam/junk folders for the email.  If you cannot find the email there, please email requesting that a second email confirmation be sent to you.