The SAT I (www.sat.collegeboard.com) measures verbal and mathematical reasoning abilities, and predicts how well students are likely to perform in the first year of college. This web site will help with on-line registration for the SAT and also with financial aid search.

Test Date Registration Deadline Deadline for Changes
October 6, 2018 September 7, 2018 September 26, 2018
December 1, 2018 November 2, 2018 November 20, 2018
March 9, 2019 February 8, 2019 February 27, 2019
May 4, 2019 April 5, 2019 April 24, 2019

SAT Question of the Day: Practice for the SAT by looking at the SAT Question of the Day. There is a new one daily and helpful explanation for selecting the correct answer.


The American College Testing (ACT) (www.actstudent.org) Assessment measures the skills necessary for college coursework. It is written in multiple choice format with questions covering English, mathematics, reading, and science reasoning. The ACT has an optional WRITING portion. Visit the web site to see which colleges recommend the writing test for admissions. This web site will also allow you to register on-line for the test, and it provides information for college search, financial aid, applications on-line, and scholarships. Check out the online ACT test prep web site. The next ACT Assessment and Assessment PLUS WRITING will be held:

Assessment Date Registration Deadline Late Registration
September 7-8, 2018 April 10 August 11-31
October 26-27, 2018 September 28 September 29–October 19
December 7-8, 2018 November 2 November 3-30
February 8-9, 2019 January 11 January 12-February 1
April 12-13, 2019 March 8 March 8-April 5
June 7-8, 2019 May 3 May 4-31