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When Is the Next ACT Test Date?

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Posted by Allen Cheng | Sep 12, 2021 3:00:00 PM

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Here's the most updated info on when the next ACT test is happening and when you have to register.

At this moment, the next ACT test date is Saturday, October 23, 2021.

(To learn more about ACT changes due to COVID-19, be sure to check out this FAQ article for more information.)

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The next ACT registration deadline (for the October ACT) is September 19, 2021. The deadline for late registration (with an added fee) is October 3, 2021.

Make sure you know how to sign up for the ACT and how much it costs.

 

Scores for the September 11, 2021 ACT will be released beginning September 21, 2021. Scores for students who took the ACT with Writing will be released October 5, 2021.

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Allen Cheng
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As co-founder and head of product design at PrepScholar, Allen has guided thousands of students to success in SAT/ACT prep and college admissions. He's committed to providing the highest quality resources to help you succeed. Allen graduated from Harvard University summa cum laude and earned two perfect scores on the SAT (1600 in 2004, and 2400 in 2014) and a perfect score on the ACT. You can also find Allen on his personal website, Shortform, or the Shortform blog.



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