Certifications / French diplomas

To download the registration form, click here.

All certifications are designed and awarded by the CIEP (Centre International d'Etudes Pédagogiques), an official department of the French Ministry of Education, that offers internationally recognized tests to assess individual’s knowledge of the French language.

To learn more about the Levels defined by the CEFRL (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages), click here.

DELF and DALF information for 2015 (256KB PDF)

DELF JUNIOR / for preadolescents and adolescents
Inscription / Registration: April 22–May 21, 2015
test date registration deadline tuition
members non-members
DELF A1
Jun. 3, 2015 · 11:00 a.m.-12:20 p.m.
May 21, 2015 $50 $110
DELF A2
Jun. 3 2015 · 11:00 a.m.-12:40 p.m.
May 21, 2015 $50 $110
DELF B1
Jun. 4 2015 · 11:00 a.m.-12:45 p.m.
May 21, 2015 $65 $125
DELF B2
Jun. 5 2015 · 11:00-1:30 p.m.
May 21, 2015 $75 $150
Session 2 DELF-DALF TOUT PUBLIC / DELF DALF ALL AUDIENCE
Inscription / Registration: Apr. 27–May 27, 2015
test date registration deadline tuition
DELF A1 Tout public/all audience
Jun. 8, 2015 · 11:00 a.m.-12:20 p.m.
(Afternoon oral exam)
May 27, 2015 $110
DELF A2 Tout public/all audience
Jun. 9, 2015 · 11:00 a.m.-12:40 p.m.
(Afternoon oral exam)
May 27, 2015 $110
DELF B1 Tout public/all audience
Jun. 10, 2015 · 11:00 a.m.-12:45 p.m.
(Afternoon oral exam)
May 27, 2015 $125
DELF B2 Tout public/all audience
Jun. 11, 2015 · 11:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
(Afternoon oral exam)
May 27, 2015 $150
DALF C1 Tout public/all audience
Jun. 12, 2015 · 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
(Morning oral exam)
May 27, 2015 $190
DALF C2 Tout public/all audience
Jun. 12, 2015 · 11:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
(Afternoon oral exam)
May 27, 2015 $190
Session 3 DELF-DALF TOUT PUBLIC / DELF DALF ALL AUDIENCE
Inscription / Registration: Oct. 26–Nov. 24, 2015
test date registration deadline tuition
DELF A1
Dec. 7, 2015 · 11:00 a.m.-12:20 p.m.
Nov. 24, 2015 $110
DELF A2
Dec. 8, 2015 · 11:00 a.m.-12:40 p.m.
Nov. 24, 2015 $110
DELF B1
Dec. 9, 2015 · 11:00 a.m.-12:45 p.m.
Nov. 24, 2015 $125
DELF B2
Dec. 10, 2015 · 11:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Nov. 24, 2015 $150
DELF C1
Dec. 11, 2015 · 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Nov. 24, 2015 $190
DELF C2
Dec. 11, 2015 · 11:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Nov. 24, 2015 $190
TCF TP
Inscription / Registration deadline: Avr. 20, 2014–May. 26, 2015
test date registration deadline compulsory
test
+ oral
expression
+ written
expression
TCF TP
Sat. Jun. 20
10:00 a.m.
May. 26, 2015 $100 for students registered in a class or members
$150 for general public
$60 for students registered in a class
$75 for general public
$60 for students registered in a class
$75 for general public
TCF TP
Inscription / Registration deadline: Sep. 14, 2014–Oct. 16, 2015
test date registration deadline compulsory
test
+ oral
expression
+ written
expression
TCF TP
Sat. Nov. 14
10:00 a.m.
Oct. 16, 2015 $100 for students registered in a class or members
$150 for general public
$60 for students registered in a class
$75 for general public
$60 for students registered in a class
$75 for general public

TCF TP Certificate (Test de Connaissance du Français Tout Public)

TCF DAP (Demande d'Application Préalable)

DELF (Diplôme d'Etudes en Langue Française)
and DALF (Diplôme Approfondi de Langue Française)

Cancellation policy

CIEP regulations governing cancellations only allows refunds in case of emergency, defined as illness, transportation problems, death of a loved one, or sickness. A candidate who misses their scheduled exam date for one of these reasons may receive a full refund of their registration fees on condition that he or she provides the TCF services with official proof.

More info

For more information on certifications, please contact: certifications@af-chicago.org