1) Students who have taken their NY Regents Exams before 2011:
  • SPN 111: those who scored 74 or less 
  • SPN 112: those who scored between 75 and 84* 
  • SPN 211: those who scored 85 and above*
*Students who score above 75 need to show their High School transcript to the Director of the Language Program, Lilia Ruiz Debbe, Library N3029, or email it to, in order to obtain permission to enroll in SPN 112 or 211.
2) Native or heritage speakers of Spanish: contact Professor Lilia Ruiz Debbe in order to be placed in the correct class.
3) Students who have not taken the Regents before 2011 should take a PLACEMENT EXAM
For more information on language placement exams, see here.
Please contact the Director of Undergraduate Studies in Spanish, Daniela Flesler, Library N3018,, with any questions.
Updated May 2014
See past events

FALL 2014

Lecture series on Racialized Representations of Gender in Spain and Latin America.

"Lemebel Post Lemebel: Performance, Writing and the Queering of Memory in Chile"

Fernando A. Blanco (Bucknell University)

Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 2pm
Melville N3060
Lunch will be provided at 1pm

Department of Hispanic Languages & Literature • Melville Library , N3017, Stony Brook, NY 11794-3371 • 631-632-6935 or 631-632-6959
Login to Edit