The Modern Languages Laboratory is a student resource located in 302 Burnett Hall featuring iPads to facilitate group work, individual practice and global communication, two 70" screens provide an immersive atmosphere and promote learning through international film, music and news.
Download a list of available apps on iPads for use by classes and lab visitors.
Placement tests are available for students of French, German, and Spanish. This computerized multiple-choice test, will take approximately 45 minutes to complete, your results will expire after one year. Our placement exam is used only for the purpose of determining the optimal entry point in our curriculum for students who have prior formal language study; it is an advising tool, not a proficiency exam, and cannot be used to waive coursework or grant credit.
To schedule a placement exam during normal business hours please contact our Lab Manager.Schedule an Exam
Lab Manager Erica Schauer
HoursSummer 2017 Hours
10am - 12pm & 1pm - 3pm*
*lab is closed on June 26 & July 3-5
The lab is closed for all student holidays and finals week
Language Lab: Global Classroom
The Global Classroom is equipped with ceiling microphone, speakers and web camera; enabling an entire classroom of up to 28 students to video-conference with classes and researchers at other institutions both domestically and abroad. The projector and two 70" screens allow flexibility to incorporate alternative technologies and when used with Adobe Connect make this an ideal space for online or hybrid classes. The space can be reserved by any department or faculty member on a first come, first serve basis.Reserve the Classroom
Tutoring in the Language Lab
Tutoring is available in the Language Lab to students in the basic language programs during the Academic Year for French, German & Spanish.