How to register

Registration begins on February 1 and ends on March 24, 2019.

Applications must be received by March 24, 2019 to be considered. Please note that the dates for the examination and all policies are established by the Center for the Greek language (CGL) and are fixed. We cannot make any exceptions.

To register for the 2018 Examination you may choose one of the following two options:

  1. PREFERRED Use the Online system of the Center for the Greek Language

    Apply Online

    If you chooose this option, you will fill out the information online but you will have to send us a check payable to The Regents of the University of California for the appropriate amount (see Examination Fees below). The check should be mailed to our office at:
    Thesaurus Linguae Graecae
    220 University Tower
    Irvine, CA
    92697-5550

    and must be received within the registration period.

  2. Print out the necessary (see below) documents and mail them to our office at:
    Thesaurus Linguae Graecae
    220 University Tower
    Irvine, CA
    92697-5550
  • Application form and Information:
    Click here to download: [Word format] or PDF format.

  • Questionnaire:
    Click here to download : Word format or PDF format.

    (For Ages 8-12): Word format or PDF format

  • A photocopy of an identification document (passport or driver's license)
    certified by a Notary Public or by a Greek Orthodox Parish Priest.

  • A check payable to The Regents of the University of California
    (see fee schedule below).
IMPORTANT: Your application is not complete until the Examination fees have been paid. Fees must be received within the registration period. Incomplete applications will be rejected. There are no exceptions to this policy.

Other Useful Documents:
Examinations Guide, Price list and order form for study materials (may be ordered directly from the Center for the Greek Language in Greece).

2019 Examination Fees

    $ 100 for level A1 (children and adults)

    $ 110 for level A 2

    $ 110 for level B 1

    $ 120 for level B 2

    $ 120 for level Γ1

    $ 120 for level Γ2

Choosing the appropriate level

Center for the Greek Language (CGL)

The Center for the Greek Language has been assigned the exclusive responsibility of administring the Examination. Before choosing the appropriate level of examination, candidates may consult either their instructor and the samples and all relevant material uploaded on the respective website

Click to visit the CGL site »