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.

FALL 2018 Chinese Placement Exams

Placement exam for freshmen:
(9:00 am-12:00 pm, Friday, Aug. 17)
Written Room---DeBartolo Hall 116 
Oral Rooms---DeBartolo Hall 117 & 118 

Placement exam for returning students:
(10:00 am -12:30 pm, Monday, Aug. 20)​​
Written Room---DeBartolo Hall 320.
Oral Rooms---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