Department of Languages & Philosophy

International Education Week film screenings will be presented in the Sterling Church Auditorium as follows:

  • Monday, Nov. 16, at 6 pm: El Libro de la Vida (Spanish; The Book of Life)
  • Wednesday, Nov. 18, at 6 pm: Lola rennt (German; Run Lola Run)
  • Thursday, Nov. 19, at 4 pm: Le Tableau (French; The Painting)
    Thursday, Nov. 19, at 6 pm: Ip Man (Chinese)

All films are subtitled, free, and open to the public. Refer to the flyer for more information.

Languages & Philosophy Fall Social to be held Tuesday, November 17 from 5-7 pm at the Alumni House. You're invited to come relax, mingle, and get to know your fellow students and professors. Light refreshments will be served. See you there!

Placement Test: Do you have previous experience and/or coursework in a language and need to know the level into which you should enroll next semester? For placement test information, contact Lana Smith at 435-586-7835 or

Which Spanish class should I register for?

Earn Foreign Language Credits via Testing or an Upper-level Course. Refer to the linked document for more information about your options and the process for purchasing credits. If you've had previous coursework or experience in Spanish, French, or German and would like to proceed directly to an upper level class, please follow these instructions for obtaining a prerequisite override. First, print the Registration Add/Drop form. Complete, sign, and scan the form. Next, attach the form to an email to the professor who teaches the requested class. Explain who you are and how you are qualified. If approved, the professor and Department Chair will sign and the form will be sent to the Registrar's Office for registration in the class.

Practice your French or Spanish at our Language Tables.

Encuentros meets every Wednesday during the regular school year at 6:30 pm in BC 202. Come to Encuentros, where native Spanish speakers and native English speakers help each other learn, practice, and improve their language skills!