Academic Support Services

University-level coursework can often be challenging, and most students need assistance at some point in their studies. The Center for Student Engagement provides a variety of opportunities for students who want to strengthen their academic performance overall or in one specific course. The following academic support services are offered—free of charge—to undergraduate students.

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The modern language placement exam is offered in Spanish, French, German, and Italian. Students with more than 2 years of high school credit in the given language are advised to take the placement exam. The placement exam provides students with the opportunity to place out of 1 or 2 semester course(s) to meet the GE Modern Language requirement. If you are planning on taking the placement exam, complete the placement exam form to let us know which placement exam you plan to take. If you don’t see your language listed above, complete the form to indicate what modern language exam you desire to take.

Test Dates/Locations:
Wednesday, 10/23 (11:00-12:00/Mag4)
Thursday, 10/24 (2:30-3:30/ Carlson Tower 63) 
Friday, 10/25 (10:30-11:30/Mag 4) 
Monday, 10/28 (10:30-11:30/ Mag 4) 

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