|Test Date||Registration Deadline||(Late Fee Required)|
|April 8, 2017||March 3, 2017||March 4-24, 2017|
|June 10, 2017||May 5, 2017||May 6-19, 2017|
|September 9, 2017||August 4, 2017||August 5-18, 2017|
|October 28, 2017||September 22, 2017||September 23-October 6, 2017|
|December 9, 2017||November 3, 2017||November 4-17, 2017|
|February 10, 2018*||January 12, 2018||January 13-19, 2018|
|April 14, 2018||March 9, 2018||March 10-23, 2018|
|June 9, 2018||May 4, 2018||May 5-18, 2018|
*No test centers are scheduled in New York for the February test date.
**See Non-Saturday testing for information related to non-Saturday administrations.
About the test:
The ACT is intended to assess and measure overall educational development and to predict how well the examinee will perform in college. High school students who intend to apply for college primarily take the test. The ACT assessment consists of the following sections:
|Section||Length||Question Types||# of Questions|
|English Test||45 minutes||Usage/ Mechanics||40|
|Mathematics Test||60 minutes||Arithmetic||14|
|Reading Test||35 minutes||Social Studies||10|
|Science Test||35 minutes||Data Representation||15|
|Writing Test (optional Essay)||30 minutes||You are asked to respond to a question about your position on the issue described in the writing prompt.||1|
The basic fee for the ACT (no writing) is $36.50 and the ACT (plus writing) is $52.50. This fee includes scores sent to up to 4 college choices. There are several different options for registering for the ACT. Please see the ACT Registration bulletin or check out the ACT website for more information and registration options.
For more information:
Phone: (319) 337-1270 (Mon. – Fri., 8 a.m. – 8 p.m., central time)