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ACT Testing

American College Test, Inc

TESTING CALENDAR FOR 2017-2018
ACT Assessment / ACT Assessment Plus Writing


ACT Prep Guide

COST

ACT (No Writing) - $39.50
Includes reports for you, your high school, and up to four college choices (if valid codes are provided when you register).

ACT Plus Writing - $56.50
Includes reports for you, your high school, and up to four college choices (if valid codes are provided when you register). The $16.50 Writing Test fee is refundable, on written request, if you are absent on test day or switch to the ACT (No Writing) before testing begins.

ADDITIONAL REGISTRATION FEES AND SERVICES

Add to the test fee for your test option (except for the Test Center Change):

IDENTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

Before being admitted to test, you are required to present both:

The ID you present, including any required signatures, must be original, not a photocopy or reproduction, and your name must be in English. School ID that is printed (e.g., from a website) or not in a hard card format is not acceptable.

If your appearance has changed and you do not have acceptable photo ID that matches your current appearance, you may use the ACT Student Identification Letter (with current photo). Questions about ID policy should be directed to ACT Student Services.

Acceptable forms of identification:

Only the following forms of identification are acceptable. If it is not on this list, it is not acceptable, and you will not be admitted to test.


Unacceptable identification:


You will not be admitted if you present any forms of ID other than those listed as acceptable.

The following are examples of unacceptable identification:


Important Information

Prohibited Calculators
The following types of calculators are prohibited:

STANDBY TESTING
If you miss the late deadline to register for a test date, or to request a test date or test center change, you may choose to sign in to your ACT account to request and pay for standby testing.

Standby requests must be submitted during a limited “Standby Request Period” before the test date. Requests cannot be accepted after the last date listed for each test date below.

Test Date

Standby Request Period

September 9, 2017

August 19 - September 1, 2017

October 28, 2017

October 7 - October 20, 2017

December 9, 2017

November 18 - December 1, 2017

February 10, 2018*

January 20 - February 2, 2018

April 14, 2018

March 24 - April 6, 2018

June 9, 2018

May 19 - June 1, 2018

July 14, 2018*

June 23 - July 6, 2018

 

The following conditions apply to standby testing:


TESTING FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

If you currently receive accommodations in school due to a professionally diagnosed and documented disability, you may submit documentation to support a request for one of the following:


Read the Registering for the ACT bulletin or check “Students with Disabilites” at www.actstudent.org to determine which form of testing you should request.  Because advance arrangements are require, students requiring accommodations cannot test as standbys.

Contact ACT Special Circumstances at 319/337-1851for additional information. Find more information about the ACT at http://www.act.org/.

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