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Language Placement Information

Upon completing a Language Placement Exam, students with questions regarding the appropriate language class for their proficiency level should contact the appropriate language supervisor in the table below.

1st Year Paula Ellister
(101, 102,103, 111, 112)
Connie Dickey
(101, 102, 103, 111, 112)
Lauretta DeRenzo-Huter (101, 102, 103, 104, 105) Bene Santos
2nd Year Sayo Murcia
(201, 202, 203)
Connie Dickey
(201, 202, 203)
Claudia Ventura
(201, 202, 203)
Bene Santos
3rd Year contact course instructor contact course instructor contact course instructor contact course instructor
SHL Alex Zunterstein for students who grew up with Spanish in their home/community


Language Placement Exams

The University of Oregon offers Language Placement Exams that are available for all students in French and Spanish through the Univesity Testing Office. There is not an Italian Language Placement Exam at this time. Students who are interested in taking Spanish and French are encouraged to take a placement exam. For more information about placement exams and to book an appointment, please contact the University Testing Office.

Testing Office Website:
Phone: (541) 346-3230
Location: Room 270 Student Health and Counseling Center
Fax:  (541) 346-2845


Director of Undergraduate Studies
Gina Herrmann
220 Friendly Hall