Spanish Placement Test
Updated August 2021
*Note: Information regarding Fall 2021 makeup placement testing can be found at the bottom of the page.
General and Heritage Placement Tests
Further information about placement testing and the use of placement scores at Yale can be found here.
General Information for Online Testing
Dates for Online Testing
- Placement Tests for Fall 2021 Semester: Thursday, July 1 at 9:00 am (EDT) through Friday, July 30 at 5:00 pm (EDT).
- Makeup Placement Tests for Fall 2021 Semester: Many departments offer individual makeup placement testing periods. It is advised that all placement testing end by August 12 or 13.
Unless otherwise noted, placement results are provided in one of the following ways: 1) shown on-screen upon completion of the test, 2) posted to Canvas prior to the start of the semester, or 3) distributed by faculty from the department.
Technical Requirements for Online Testing
Live support for Lingco is available during regular business hours through the chat icon in the bottom right corner of the screen.
If you still have problems after contacting Lingco support, please complete the Placement Test Support Form to request help from the Yale Center for Language Study.
After checking that your computer meets the technical requirements above, click the test link below (if you log in outside the stated test dates, the test may be unavailable).
Note: For those who missed the placement testing period, there will be an opportunity to take a makeup placement test between August 4th, 9:00 am (EDT) and August 12th, 12:00 noon (EDT).