Deadline for Chinese proficiency test sign-ups

This is a reminder that the deadline for this coming Dec. 8's HSK exam (Chinese Language Proficiency Test) is Nov. 10.  Please download the registration form from:

To register for the Dec.8's HSK exam, please include the following materials along with the registration form:

  • Two recent photos, maximum dimensions - passport-size (2" x 2" or 50mm x 50mm) or smaller are required. The preferred dimensions are 40mm x 30mm (or 1.6" x 1.2"). School photos larger than 2" x 2" or (50mm x 50mm) will not be accepted. The U.S. Dept of State's passport photo "Composition Checklist" is a good guide for doing your own photos, if necessary.

  • Valid identification with your photo (passport, driver license, student ID, or residence permit); you can send a copy if mailing the registration, but, you will still need to bring your real ID to the test location for the exam

  • Payment by check or money order in the amount based on the fee table below

YCT(Levels 1, 2, 3)            Exam Fee  $25
HSK Basic(Levels 1, 2, 3)            $40
HSK Elementary-Intermediate          $50
HSK Advanced                         $60
BCT                                  $60

If you are registering by mail, please send your materials and payment before Nov.10 to:

Confucius Institute at PSU
Portland State University
P.O. Box 751, OIA-CI
Portland, OR  97207

For registering in person or dropping off your registration materials and payment by Monday, Nov.10, 2008, stop in at:

Confucius Institute at PSU
632 SW Hall Street
East Hall, Room 306, on the PSU campus

For more information about HSK Examination, please refer to our website: