Office of Language Assessment

SUMMER 2021 UPDATE

  • In accordance with directives regarding the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) from the University of Chicago’s President and Provost, the OLA’s Summer 2021 exams will be administered remotely.
  • Please click here for more details for ARCA exam dates and online administration.

UChicago Language Tests

The UChicago Office of Language Assessment administers seven university-wide language tests. Click below to learn more.

UChicago’s Language Testing Specialists

The Office of Language Assessment at the University of Chicago helps develop strategies to expand and integrate the University’s language testing programs for language courses offered during the academic year, the Summer Language Institute, and the English Language Institute.

Foreign Language Proficiency Certifications

Click here to learn more or register for our Practical or Advanced Language Proficiency Certifications.