Center for Language Studies

Languages Across Campus

Brown is home to numerous academic departments that specialize in modern and ancient languages.

Did you know there are over 25 languages offered at Brown? Let languages be part of your Brown experience by starting a new language or continuing with languages you already know. Wondering where to start? Take a placement exam!

Placement Exams

Students hoping to study a language with which they have some familiarity - whether through formal classroom study, significant exposure to the language through extended stay abroad or use in your family - are invited to take a language placement test.