The University of Iowa Russian placement test is a multiple choice exam. Students who have experience in the language who want to continue study need to take a placement exam. This test is available on ICON. 

If you have any questions about this test, or to enroll in the ICON site, where you will take the Placement Test, please contact dwllc-clcl@uiowa.edu. Instructions will be given for the test, as well as the contact information for faculty who will grade the test and provide you with your placement score. 

If you have technical difficulties, contact the ITS Help Desk at 319-384-4357 or Help Desk Online Chat.

For those students who have completed four or more years of Russian language in high school, the UI offers the opportunity to earn incentive credit toward graduation through the Furthering Language Incentive Program (FLIP credit). If you are interested in earning FLIP credit, you should meet with your academic adviser to discuss eligibility.