Category 4: Language Proficiency and Learning
To satisfy this category requirement, students must demonstrate functional fluency or learning in a second language, which can be illustrated in several ways:
|Activity or Method||Points|
|Complete an academic language credit at Western||20 points per 1.0 credit|
|Studied in a language other than English at another institution, including language immersion programs*||20 points|
|Acquire a second language through other means, including but not limited to, students whose first language is not English*||20 points|
*Note: supporting documents are required to prove additional language proficiency and learning. Acceptable supporting documents include transcripts, certificates of completion, or letters of verification from a language instructor. If you are unsure as to how to prove a language proficiency you would like to claim, please contact email@example.com.
Students may claim a maximum of 40 points from Category 4