The ESOL Department placement assessment is the first step to continuing your English language education here at USM. Please click here to see our upcoming testing dates and times.

The test takes about 2 hours. The placement test assesses your English language ability in several categories:

  1. Listening
  2. Reading
  3. Grammar & Vocabulary
  4. Writing

The placement test is timed and will begin promptly at the scheduled start time, so be sure to arrive a few minutes early for your appointment.

To make an appointment click here and sign-up today!

For ideas on how to build skills in the areas being assessment, please visit our test preparation tips page