Proficiency Exams

time and dates

Please note the following times and dates for upcoming Proficiency Exams. First year students and new transfer students enrolled in HCD 1020-Writing and Literature I (formally HCD 1010) will take the Proficiency Exam in their classes during Exam Week.

 

Students who matriculated in Fall 2016 and who have not passed the PE will be unable to register for Humanities & Sciences electives until they pass this exam. These students, as well as graduating seniors who have not yet completed their PE requirement, should be urged to take the August exam.

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Date

Time

Location

Monday, August 28, 2017
** This session is open ONLY to Honors Program and new transfer students NOT enrolled in HCD 1020

3:00pm or 6:00pm (choose one)

ROOM 602/603C

141 W21ST STREET

Tuesday, August 29, 2017
** This session is open to returning students, Honors Program, and new transfer students NOT enrolled in HCD 1020

9:00am, 12:00pm,  3:00pm

(choose one)

ROOM 602/603C

141 W21ST STREET

September 25–October 2, 2017
*Exams will be given in class to those enrolled in HCD-1020 and HCI-1020

IN CLASS for HCD-1020 students only

IN CLASS for HCD-1020 students only

Saturday, November 4, 2017
**OPEN

9:00am

ROOM 602/603C

141 W21ST STREET

Saturday JANUARY 6, 2018
**OPEN

9:00AM

ROOM 602/603C

141 W21ST STREET

January 15– January 22, 2018
*Exams will be given in class to those enrolled in HCD-1020 and HCI-1020

IN CLASS for HCD-1020 students only

IN CLASS for HCD-1020 students only

Saturday, February 24th, 2018
**OPEN

9:00am

ROOM 602/603C

141 W21ST STREET

 

All students must present a valid SVA Photo ID, or they will be turned away. Only first year and new transfer students may present an alternate photo ID. Print dictionaries are permitted during the exam. Electronic devices, including spell checkers and translators, are prohibited.

If you have any further questions about the PE, please call 212.592-2576 or 2579.

  • Proficiency Exam Q & A

  • Proficiency Sample

  • Download Proficiency Schedule