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Finding the right course for our students.

Students will be placed by the College of Arts and Sciences into the appropriate composition course in accordance with the guidelines below. If you have a question regarding a particular placement, contact the Director of Writing Programs.

Note: If both ACT and SAT scores are reported, the higher score determines placement.

ENG 100A

Students with lower or no ACT/SAT Writing test scores

English Language Learners with TOEFL with low writing scores and/or instructor recommendation

*Students are required to meet with SLS tutor once a week

ENG 100

Incoming first year students

ENG 200H

Higher ACT/SAT Writing Scores

All Honors students regardless of relevant test scores