Placement Testing

Start off in the right courses

Placement tests are used to place you into appropriate English composition, math, and language classes. The University of Wisconsin English and Math placement tests are required for new students attending UW-Eau Claire.

Select your Admit Type and Admission Term to learn more about your Placement Tests
New Freshmen Spring 2020
New Transfer Students Winterim/Spring 2020
New Freshmen Fall 2020
New Transfer Students Summer/Fall 2020


At UW-Eau Claire, the University of Wisconsin developed World Language placement test is required if you wish to enroll in a Spanish, French or German language classes and had two or more years of high school coursework in the subject. The University of Wisconsin developed World Language placement tests are offered through Regional Placement Testing dates throughout Wisconsin and in the Twin Cities and Chicago area each spring. If you studied Japanese or Chinese in high school, UW-Eau Claire has a locally developed placement tests which are administered by appointment. Please contact us at to schedule the Japanese or Chinese placement test.

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