Placement Exam

Students who wish to enroll in a Chinese language course beyond the 11111 level must take a placement examination administered by the Department.

Students with prior experience in Chinese are advised to take the placement examination before registering for a language class.

Students who are taking a language sequence (in Chinese) at Notre Dame and sit out for a semester or more of course work are required to take a placement exam in order to continue their study of the language.

SPRING 2019 Chinese Placement Exams

Placement Exam, 2019 Spring, Returning Students:
(10:00 am - 12:00 pm, Monday, Jan. 14)
Written Exam---DeBartolo Hall 320
Oral Exam---DeBartolo Hall 305 & 306


Chinese Placement Exams consists of two parts, written and oral exams.

The Department reserves the right to change student placement based on class performance. 

Contact Prof. Weibing Ye at