Watch the videos below for step-by-step instructions on creating a MyACT account and registering for the ACT test.
Registration deadline: 10 August 2018
Late registration deadline (includes fees): 31 August 2018
Remember: Starting with the September date, all test centers outside the US and US territories will deliver the ACT test on computers. This means quicker test results and more testing opportunities for students.
The ACT is an achievement assessment used to evaluate undergraduate applicants by universities: all of the four-year universities in the United States, and more than 225 universities outside of the US-including the highly selective Ivy League schools in the United States and many of the prestigious Russell Group universities in the United Kingdom.
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When students take the ACT, they answer multiple-choice questions in English, math, reading, and science. There are four sections to the test and each section is completed in a set time period. ACT English Test (75 items, 45 minutes)
We offer the ACT at test centers in 140 countries around the world.
We recommend you register for the test as soon as you decide which test date works best for you and your family.
|2018-2019 Test Dates||Registration Deadline||(Late Fee Required)|
|June 9, 2018||May 8, 2018||June 1, 2018|
|September 7-8, 2018||August 10, 2018||August 11-31, 2018|
|October 26-27, 2018||September 28, 2018||Sep 29-Oct 19, 2018|
|December 7-8, 2018||November 2, 2018||November 3-30, 2018|
|February 8-9, 2019||January 11, 2019||Jan 12-Feb 1, 2019|
|April 12-13, 2019||March 8, 2019||March 9-April 5, 2019|
|June 7-8, 2019||May 3, 2019||May 4-31, 2019|
Registering for the ACT test takes about 30 minutes and requires a credit card, voucher, or fee waiver; a valid email address; and a list of grades and courses you have taken.
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