ACTFL

WPT/OPI(c)

The ACTFL Writing Proficiency Test (WPT) is a test that measures how well you write in a language by comparing your performance with the criteria described in the ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines 2012- Writing. The WPT is a timed test. The test taker is given 90 minutes (booklet) or 80 minutes (internet) to complete the four major test prompts. 

The ACTFL Oral Proficiency Interview by Computer (OPIc) measures how well you speak a language by comparing your performance with the criteria described in the ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines 2012- Speaking  It is conducted on the computer, and you will be asked to talk about yourself, your interests, your daily routine, etc.  Pre-recorded prompts are played to the examinee, and they have a set amount of time to record their response to each prompt.

Test Reservation and Registration

1. Reserve your test dates/times at the MU Test Center at least 2 weeks in advance of your desired test dates. Please call in at (717) 872-3710 for reservation of your OPI(c) before you register using our online form.  For the WPT, choose one of the scheduled dates listed on the right. 

2. Submit a separate online OPI(c)/WPT TEST RESERVATION/REGISTRATION FORM, for each test session with a first and second choice of date and time.  A non-refundable Reservation/Registration fee is required ($85/OPIc; $95/WPT; ). Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or electronic check accepted.  If you are re-taking a WPT, the test will automatically be paper-based, and an additional shipping fee of $17.39 (CASH ONLY) is required on the day of your test.

3. Upon receipt of the complete Reservation/Registration Form, the Test Center will confirm your appointments via email.  Your WPT and/or OPIc is considered confirmed at this point.

4. Scores will be sent via email from the Test Center as soon as they become available.  This can take anywhere from a few days to several weeks.

WPT Schedule

On the following dates:

Summer 2014 June 9-July 11
Tuesday at 6 p.m.
June 10, 17, 24 
July 1, 8

Wednesday at 9 a.m.
June 11, 18, 25
July 2, 9

Thursday at 5 p.m.
June 12, 19, 26
July 3, 10

Friday at 2 p.m.
June 13, 20, 29
July 11

Summer 2014 July 14-August 22
Monday at 2 p.m. & 4pm
July 21, 28 
August 11, 18

Tuesday at 2:30 p.m.
August 5

Wednesday at 10 a.m. & 12 p.m.
July 16, 23, 30
August 6, 13, 20

Thursday at 11 a.m. & 3 p.m.
July 17, 24, 31
August 14, 21

OPI(c) Schedule

Summer 2014-Fall 2014
June 16th through August 22nd
**Please call ahead for an appointment before you register.  We must confirm that we can accommodate you.

Contact Us

Administrative Office Location
Mailing Address

College of Graduate & Professional Studies
Test Center, Lyle Hall
Millersville University
P.O. Box 1002
Millersville, PA 17551

Phone (717) 872-3710
Fax (717) 872-3453
Email Test.Center@millersville.edu