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ESOL Testing

English Placement Test

The English Placement Test is for incoming international graduate students who are required by Graduate Admissions to take the test. Not all incoming international graduate students are required to take the test. Those who are required will have a "To Do" item on Axess and/or will receive notification from Graduate Admissions upon admission to Stanford University. Click here to learn more

TA Screening

International graduate students who wish to be appointed as teaching assistants or course assistants must be screened by ESOL for readiness to use English in a teaching role.

Click here to learn more about TA screening as well as qualifications for a waiver.