2016 – 2017 Test Dates Mark Your Calendar

2016 calendarACT TEST REGISTRATION DATES

September 16, 2016
November 4, 2016
January 13, 2017
March 3, 2017

ACT TESTING DATES

October 22, 2016
December 10, 2016
February 11, 2017
April 8, 2017

For more information about registering for the ACT, consult with your high school guidance counselor or visit the ACT Registration page.


 

SAT TEST REGISTRATION DATES

September 1, 2016
October 7, 2016
November 3, 2016
December 21, 2016
February 10, 2017
April 7, 2017
May 9, 2017

SAT TESTING DATES

October 1, 2016
November 5, 2016
December 3, 2016
January 21, 2017
March 11, 2017
May 6, 2017
June 3, 2017

For more information about SAT testing dates and registration, please visit the College Board’s US SAT Registration web page.


IMPORTANT FAFSA DATES

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid will become available on October 1, 2016. Individual colleges may specify different priority deadlines but, in general, the earlier you apply, the better the opportunity receive student aid. See the tweets summaries below from #CampusChat. Also visit FAFSA.ED.GOV for more information. 


#CAMPUSCHAT

#campuschatFirst launched on May 5, 2015, #CampusChat is one of the longest-running higher-education chats on Twitter. An active, engaging, informative resource for parents of college-bound teens, counselors, educators, and students CampusChat covers topics on all things college ranging from how to get the most from your campus visit to filing the FAFSA to tips for moving into the dorms.  Beginning January 6, 2016, our new time slot for CampusChat will be on Wednesdays at 1 pm, Eastern.

When: Wednesdays at 1 PM ET  |  2PM CT  | 3PM PT  | 4PM MT

Follow @collegevisit for updates and add “#campuschat” to  your tweets to join the conversation!


NATIONAL CANDIDATE REPLY DATE

May 1

The first day of May is traditionally known as “Candidate Reply Day.” This is when colleges expect to receive your acceptance of their offer of admission along with a deposit to hold your place.