For Students

Language Courses

Penn Language Center offers courses in less commonly taught languages and languages for a specific purpose.


Language Direct Peer Tutoring

PLC's Language Direct Peer Tutoring Program provides academic support to enrolled language students.


Language Requirement

Most Penn Language Center courses count towards the language requirement. Some exceptions apply.


Language Waivers

Students with proof of proficiency in a PLC language may request a waiver of the language requirement through Penn Language Center.


Proficiency Testing

Students who have proficiency in a foreign language but cannot provide documentation may take a proficiency exam administered by Penn Language Center.