English Placement

Undergraduate students are assigned an English placement by the university. Student are assigned a term in which to take ENG 1510, Writing and Rhetoric I, either fall or spring semester. ENG 1510 is required for all Ohio University bachelor's degrees.

Transfer students may transfer ENG 1510 credit, but should confirm with their advisors if the requirement has been satisfied.

First-year students will be given additional information about the English Exemption Exam during the first  week of their ENG 1510 course. This information is provided by the instructors, and additional information is available on the English Department's website.