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Russian Placement Testing

To complete your placement assessment, you must first take an on-line exam covering reading-comprehension, culture, and language structure. You must then take the listening comprehension, writing, and oral portions of the exam during on-campus language placement testing.

Written Component

This online exam represents the written portion of the Russian Placement Test.  In order to complete your placement assessment, you must also take the on-campus portion of the Russian Placement Test (labeled Oral Component below) upon arrival at Stanford. 

Please see the table below for guidelines on when to take the online written test.

Freshmen and transfers students must take the test over the summer during the specified time frame. Next to the appropriate date range below, click the "Online" link, sign in with your SUNet ID and password, then click "Enroll in Course" when you are ready to take the test.

Test Date Location
New Students, surnames A-C
4 Jun 2018 to 18 Jun 2018
New Students, surnames D-F
19 Jun 2018 to 4 Jul 2018
New Students, surnames G-J
5 Jul 2018 to 19 Jul 2018
New Students, surnames K-M
20 Jul 2018 to 3 Aug 2018
New Students, surnames N-Q
3 Aug 2018 to 12 Aug 2018
New Students, surnames R-U
13 Aug 2018 to 22 Aug 2018
New Students, surnames V-Z
23 Aug 2018 to 31 Aug 2018
Continuing Students
4 Jun 2018 to 14 Sep 2018

Oral Component

The on-campus portion of the Russian Placement Test includes an writing component and an oral interview. The schedule and locations for fall placement testing are posted below.

Test Time Date Location
Fall Enrollment 8:30 am Fri, 21 Sep 2018
Fall Enrollment Make-up 1 1:30 pm Sun, 23 Sep 2018