To schedule an advising appointment, please click here. **Advising appointments will be available at the beginning of the Fall 2018 semester**
To sign up for a PittStart Spanish Placement Test please click here.
To request a permission number, please click here to complete the request form.
Please note that permission numbers are only necessary for Span 0004, 0020, 0025 and other upper level Span courses.
Studying Portuguese is becoming increasingly important in the international community. Students can obtain a 15-credit Luso-Brazilian Minor to complement their undergraduate Spanish major.
Evaluation of language proficiency through Departmental advising and testing is critical to pinpointing student enrollment and placement in Spanish and Portuguese language courses.
Clubs & Activities
From Brazilian dancing to Bate Papo, the Department's Portuguese club, student opportunities to join and participate in HLL clubs and activities are plentiful.
Students interested in graduate work often pursue the Honors Major and have the option to spend at least one semester studying abroad.
Many students opt to teach Spanish after completing the major by opbtaining the PA Teaching Certification or MA Teaching curriculum in the School of Education.