The Next EWP Exam

The Next EWP Exam

The April EWP Exam has been cancelled due the global COVID-19 pandemic.

The next EWP exam for returning students will take place on:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020 in HAM301 from 3 to 5 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m.

The time for the Accommodations exam is to be determined.*

Who should write?

Students who started their bachelor degree program BEFORE September 2020 and have NOT yet satisfied their EWP graduation requirement (which should be completed within the first 45 credits of one’s degree).

Additional Information

The EWP exam is given at the beginning and end of the fall and winter semesters.

  • Students must bring pencils, erasers, and their BU student ID.
  • Students may bring monolingual or bilingual paper dictionaries to the exam; no grammar aids.
  • Electronic devices are not permitted.
  • Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the exam.

Students do NOT need to pre-register for the EWP exam (unless writing at Accommodations). Any questions? Email the EWP Coordinator Angie Petitclerc at

Students Requiring Accommodations

The next EWP exam for students requiring accommodations will take place in room #6 located in the temporary building next to the Sports Complex:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020 starting at (to be determined)

* Any student requiring accommodations should pre-register by sending an email to