Academic Programs

Fall 2015 HSK Chinese Proficiency Test

Test Date: Saturday, November 14, 9:00 a.m.

HSK is an international, standardized exam that tests Chinese language proficiency in nonnative speakers.  The most important and well-known Chinese proficiency test, HSK allows prospective Chinese teachers to assess and evaluate their language skills. Webster University hosts an HSK test each semester; the fall 2015 test schedule and registration information can be found on the HSK website.

In order to register, new users must set up an account and password on the above website.  This will allow test-takers to check test status, print test admission ticket, and check test scores. Registration fees are as follows: $20 for HSK 1; $30 for HSK 2; $40 for HSK 3; $50 for HSK 4; $60 for HSK 5; and $70 for HSK 6.  Payment must be made by the October 18 registration deadline, in cash, and can either be brought in person to Webster University or mailed to the following address:

Confucius Institute at Webster University
Attn: HSK Coordinator Gloria Zhu
470 E. Lockwood Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63119


If you have any questions or need help registering, please email us at or call 314-246-2200.

2016 Happy Chinese Competition

The Confucius Institute at Webster University hosts an annual "Happy Chinese Competition" for college, high school, and middle school students, in April (date TBA). The competition includes a Chinese language show and talent show.

2016 Chinese Bridge Summer Camp

The Chinese Bridge Summer Camp is sponsored by Hanban/Confucius Institute Headquarters. This exciting two-week trip to China offers high-school students a unique chance to experience China on a personal level. Campers will have intensive but fun language study as well as a wide range of cultural experiences such as Chinese martial arts, calligraphy, brush painting, paper-cutting, and Chinese music & arts appreciation workshops. Campers will also visit cultural landmarks, historical sites, and museums in Beijing and out of Beijing. Fore more information, please visit the Chinese Bridge Summer Camp website at

For additional program information, please email or call 314-246-2200.