Chinese Placement Exam

Before proceeding, we highly recommend you read this important information regarding the language placement exam.

You are taking this required placement exam because you have taken classes in Chinese or have experience in the language prior to attending the University of Dayton. Proceeding with this placement exam, you are agreeing to adhere to the University of Dayton Academic Honor Code.

Instructions: (Please read carefully)

  1. To log on to the online placement exam site below, the password is:  languages
  2. In the Language drop-down box, select: Chinese then click Begin.
  3. You will then need to enter: your first name, your last name, your University of Dayton student ID, and your University email address.  Then select Continue to proceed to the exam.  The Phase I exam consists of multiple choice questions.
  4. After completing the placement exam, your course placement will be highlighted. Your course placement results could be: 101 or Phase II Exam.
  5. If your placement results are Phase II Exam, further instructions will be sent to your University email account. The Phase II exam must be completed in order for your course placement to be determined. Taking the Phase II placement exam does not necessarily indicate placement into an advanced level course.

Begin the Chinese Phase I placement exam