2021–2022 SAT & ACT Important Dates

Find your upcoming ACT and SAT registration and testing dates below! Need help getting ready? Head over to our Test Prep section.
Please note: SAT Subject Tests and the SAT Essay have been terminated for the 2021 academic year onward. These registration and testing dates are subject to change due to the ongoing pandemic.


Spring 2022 +
March 2022 +
  • 7 Essay scores released for February 12 ACT test date
  • 11 Late registration deadline for April 2 ACT test date
  • 12 SAT test date
  • 25 Multiple-choice scores released for March 12 SAT test date
April 2022 +
  • 2 ACT test date
  • 8 Regular registration deadline for May 7 SAT test date
  • 9 Colleges receive complete scores for March 12 SAT test date
  • 12 Multiple-choice scores released for April 2 ACT test date
  • 25 Essay scores released for April 2 ACT test date
  • 26 Late registration deadline for May 7 SAT test date
May 2022 +
  • 6 Regular registration deadline for June 4 SAT test date
  • 6 Regular registration deadline for June 11 ACT test date
  • 7 SAT test date
  • 17 Late registration deadline for June 4 SAT test date
  • 20 Multiple-choice scores released for May 7 SAT test date
  • 20 Late registration deadline for June 11 ACT test date
Summer 2021+
June 2021 +
  • 5 SAT test date
  • 12 ACT test date
  • 18 Regular registration deadline for July 17 ACT test date
  • 25 Late registration deadline for July 17 ACT test date
July 2021 +
  • 6 Multiple-choice scores released for June 12 ACT test date
  • 14 Multiple-choice scores released for June 5 SAT test date
  • 17 ACT test date (not available in New York State)
  • 20 Essay scores released for June 12 ACT test date
  • 21 Essay scores released for June 5 SAT test date
  • 28 Regular registration deadline for August 28 SAT test date
  • 31 Colleges receive complete scores for June 5 SAT test date
August 2021 +
  • 6 Regular registration deadline for September 11 ACT test date
  • 10 Multiple-choice scores released for the July 17 ACT test date
  • 15 Late registration deadline for August 28 SAT test date
  • 20 Late registration deadline for September 11 ACT test date
  • 24 Essay scores released for the July 17 ACT test date
  • 28 SAT test date
Fall 2021 +
September 2021 +
  • 2 Regular registration deadline for October 2 SAT test date
  • 10 Multiple-choice scores released for August 28 SAT test date
  • 11 ACT test date
  • 17 Regular registration deadline for October 23 ACT test date
  • 20 Late registration deadline for October 2 SAT test date
  • 21 Multiple-choice scores released for September 11 ACT test date
  • 25 Colleges receive complete scores for August 28 SAT test date
October 2021 +
  • 1 Late registration deadline for October 23 ACT test date
  • 2 SAT test date
  • 5 Essay scores released for September 11 ACT test date
  • 6 Regular registration deadline for November 6 SAT test date
  • 15 Multiple-choice scores released for October 2 SAT test date
  • 23 ACT test date
  • 24 Late registration deadline for November 6 SAT test date
  • 29 Colleges receive complete scores for October 2 SAT test date
November 2021 +
  • 2 Multiple-choice scores released for October 23 ACT test date
  • 4 Regular registration deadline for December 4 SAT test date
  • 5 Regular registration deadline for December 11 ACT test date
  • 6 SAT test date
  • 16 Essay scores released for October 23 ACT test date
  • 19 Multiple-choice scores released for November 6 SAT test date
  • 19 Late registration deadline for December 11 ACT test date
  • 22 Late registration deadline for December 4 SAT test date
Winter 2021–2022+
December 2021 +
  • 3 Colleges receive complete scores for November 6 SAT test date
  • 4 SAT Test date
  • 11 ACT test date
  • 17 Multiple-choice scores released for December 4 SAT test date
  • 21 Multiple-choice scores released for December 11 ACT test date
January 2022 +
  • 1 Colleges receive scores for December 4 SAT test date
  • 4 Essay scores released for December 11 ACT test date
  • 7 Regular registration deadline for February 12 ACT test date
  • 21 Late registration deadline for February 12 ACT test date
February 2022 +
  • 12 ACT test date
  • 12 Regular registration deadline for March 12 SAT test date
  • 22 Multiple-choice scores released for February 12 ACT test date
  • 23 Late registration deadline for March 12 SAT test date
  • 25 Regular registration deadline for April 2 ACT test date