Language Placement Procedures

Language placement procedures for all languages can be accessed via the STAR student system.  A language placement tile is displayed on the STAR dashboard. 

You must follow the language placement procedures if 1) you have already studied a language that you wish to continue at Holy Cross, or 2) you have any knowledge of the language through family or community.

 For additional questions about the placement policy for a specific language, contact the language program coordinator:

For questions about placement in Spanish, contact Josep Alba-Salas (, the chair of the Department of Spanish