French, German, Russian & Spanish Examination
The online generated Language Placement Test for French, German, Russian and Spanish takes approximately 30 minutes, but has no time limitations. The test may be accessed from any computer with an Internet connection. Although practice tests are allowed, please remember that the goal of the CAPE is placing you in an appropriate language level and, therefore, attempts to achieve an inflated score will not serve you well.
When taking the test
- You will need your AU ID number and the password, eagles1
- Please print a copy of your results when finished
To begin, simply follow the steps below at
- Enter the password, eagles1
- On the subsequent page, select the desired language from the dropdown menu
- Once a language is chosen, fill out the necessary information and begin the test
If you have questions, need assistance, or require special accommodations, please contact the Center for Language Learning at 202-885-2396. Please allow sufficient time to arrange the accommodations.