Language Waivers

Waivers for PLC Languages

Penn students with proof of proficiency in a PLC language may request to waive the language requirement. Acceptable documentation includes a high school transcript, International Baccalaureate scores, A or O levels, or other official certificate. In addition, PLC language instructors may request an oral proficiency interview at their discretion. Students who cannot provide documentation may take a proficiency exam to fulfill the language requirement instead.

    Waivers for Languages in Other Departments

    Students with proficiency in the following languages should consult with their respective language programs/departments: