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Practice SPEAK Test - Familiarize yourself with practice SPEAK test questions.

Graduate Student Flyer - Information flyer for the current year, with information about SPEAK, TOEP and available ESL classes.

Speak Test Schedule

These test dates are set in conjunction with the Office of Graduate Studies and the Task Force on English Language Proficiency. Scores are reported approximately 3 weeks after the test date. The test is offered 3 weeks prior to the start of Fall classes so that scores may be received in time for Fall TA appointments. Tests in the 4th week of Fall, Winter and Spring Quarters enable TA appointments in the following quarter for those who pass.

Registration opens at 9:00am on the date indicated
is conducted online


Test Dates and available times for each test:

9:00am, 10:00am, 11:00am, 12:00pm,

1:00pm, 2:00pm and 3:00pm



Those who pass are eligible for TA appointments in the following quarters:


August 1-August 10, 2018

AUGUST 29, 2018

FALL 2018

October 10-19, 2018

OCTOBER 24, 2018


January 16-25, 2019

JANUARY 30, 2019


April 10-19,  2019

APRIL 24, 2019

FALL 2019

If you need to fulfill the English language proficiency requirement at a time when the SPEAK test is not offered, check the schedule for the TOEFL iBT and/or the TOEP (if you qualify to take the TOEP).