What dates are the Act given?
2019 – 2020 ACT Test Dates and Registration
|ACT Test Date||Registration Deadline||Late Registration Deadline|
|September 14, 2019||August 16, 2019||August 30, 2019|
|October 26, 2019||September 20, 2019||October 4, 2019|
|December 14, 2019||November 8, 2019||November 22, 2019|
|February 8, 2020||January 10, 2020||January 17, 2020|
When did the act become mandatory?
The number of students taking the ACT in the 1967-68 school year reaches about 950,000, more than seven times the number taking the test in 1959-60, the first ACT testing year….
|1901||First College Boards|
|2005||SAT & ACT essay sections debut|
|2016||SAT is redesigned|
|2021||SAT essay and subject tests discontinued|
What are the ACT dates for 2021 2022?
2021-2022 Test Dates (National)
|Test Date||Regular Registration Deadline||Standby Deadline Photo Upload Deadline|
|September 11, 2021||August 6||September 3|
|October 23, 2021||September 17||October 15|
|December 11, 2021||November 5||December 3|
|February 12, 2022||January 7||February 4|
What is the best month to take the ACT?
First Time Test Takers If you are taking the ACT/SAT for the first time, the best time to take either of the tests is in June before your junior year. This gives you plenty of time during the summer to prepare for the test that you plan to take.
Is the ACT required for class of 2022?
According to the University of California Application Center, “UC will not consider SAT or ACT test scores when making admissions decisions or awarding scholarships.” In other words, UC is test-blind for the high school class of 2022.
When did the ACT last change?
In 2015, the ACT Writing Test changed to a format that asks students to come up with their own analysis and evaluate multiple perspectives of complex issues. Their analysis needs be based on reasoning, experience and knowledge.
Should I take the ACT or SAT first?
Choosing Your Best Test Dates We recommend taking your first SAT or ACT test as early as your schedule allows. If you plan to take both tests, plan to take them in consecutive months for the most efficient prep. Comprehensive prep courses can start as many as 8 to 10 weeks before the test.