The 2020 exams, answer key, and translations are now available! Click here.

News & Announcements

May 14, 2020

Awards for the 2020 Exam
The mailing of certificates and awards are delayed until sequestration lifted

May 5, 2020

The Sally R. Davis Graduate School Scholarship
NLE is extending the deadline for this award

April 22, 2020

NLE Experiencing Problems with Emails
Many messages sent out have been bouncing back

April 17, 2020

Cut Scores for the 2020 NLEs
What scores determined a gold medal, silver medal, or certificates?

April 17, 2020

Everybody's Looking for Results
Teachers and exam administrators should be the ones contacting NLE

April 14, 2020

Do You have Your NLE Results?
All emails have been sent, but some bounced back.

April 10, 2020

Emailing of 2020 Results Delayed
NLE working on a solution to get out more emails per day
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The National Latin Exam

The National Latin Exam (NLE) is a test given annually to Latin students across the United States and around the world.The NLE is not meant to be a competition but rather an opportunity for students to receive reinforcement and recognition for their accomplishments in the classroom. Depending upon their score, students may earn certificates, medals, and may even qualify for scholarships.

The National Latin Exam

University of Mary Washington
1301 College Avenue, Fredericksburg, VA 22407

Phone 1-888-378-7721 | Fax: 1-540-654-1567