SAT/ACT

Taking and Preparing for Testing

The SAT and ACT are academic tests required by colleges for entrance. Check with the colleges you are interested in to see which is preferred. Each is given six or seven times per year and can be retaken to improve scores. Each requires registration and payment approximately one month before testing.

Below is some information:

Here are dates of upcoming tests:

SAT

Test Date Registration Deadline Score Back Date
Aug 25, 2018 July 27, 2018 Sept 7, 2018
Oct 6, 2018 Sept 7, 2018 Oct 19, 2018
Nov 3, 2018 Oct 5, 2018 Nov 16, 2018
Dec 1, 2018 Nov 2, 2018 Dec 14, 2018
Mar 9, 2019 Feb 8, 2019 Mar 22, 2019
May 4, 2019 Apr 5, 2019 May 17, 2019
June 1, 2019 May 3, 2019 July 10, 2019

ACT

Test Date Registration Deadline Score Back Date*
Sept 8, 2018 Aug 3, 2018 Sept 13; Oct 2, 2018
Oct 27, 2018 Sept 21, 2018 Nov 6; Nov 20, 2018
Dec 8, 2018 Nov 2, 2018 Dec 18, 2018; Jan 1, 2019
Feb 9, 2019 Jan 4, 2019 Feb 19; Mar 5, 2019
Apr 13, 2019 Mar 8, 2019 Apr 23; May 7, 2019
June 8, 2019 May 3, 2019 June 18; July 2, 2019
July 13, 2019 June 14, 2019 July 23; Aug 6, 2019

* = Refers to online score release. The first date is when multiple choice scores come out, and the second one is when complete scores are available.