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Phone: 908.851.6500 | Fax: 908.687.5204

College Testing

2016-2017 ACT / SAT Testing

 

The ACT and SAT test dates and registration deadlines are given below. Seniors should take the first tests scheduled. Juniors will want to take one or both tests in spring of their junior year. The SAT Reasoning Test now includes a required essay. For the ACT an essay component is an available option. Students can check the ACT website to see if the college(s) they are considering require or recommend the ACT Writing Test. Discuss with your counselor if you should take the ACT the SAT or both.

The UHS CEEB code is 311-510.

For the ACT register online at www.actstudent.org/start. 

For the SAT register online at sat.collegeboard.org/register.


ACT 2016-2017

Union High School is not an ACT test center. When you register you will be offered a choice of sites at which to test. 

 
Test Date Registration Deadline (Late Fee Required)
September 10, 2016 August 5, 2016 August 6–9, 2016
October 22, 2016 September 16, 2016 September 17–30, 2016
December 10, 2016 November 4, 2016 November 5–18, 2016
February 11, 2017* January 13, 2017 January 7–20, 2017
April 8, 2017 March 3, 2017 March 4–17, 2017
June 10, 2017 May 5, 2017 May 6–19, 2017
*No test centers are scheduled in New York for the February test date.

 

SAT Reasoning Test and SAT Subject Tests

 UHS is a test site for the November and March SAT administration. Register early!

2016-2017 SAT Test Dates & Registration Deadlines


SAT Date SAT Subject
Tests Available
Registration Deadline Late Registration Deadline
Deadline for Changes
Mail Phone/
Online
Oct 1, 2016     Sep 1

Sep 13   Sep 20   Sep 20  
Nov 5, 2016     Oct 7

Oct 18   Oct 25   Oct 25  
Dec 3, 2016     Nov 3
Nov 15   Nov 22   Nov 22  
Jan 21, 2017     Dec 21
 
Jan 3   Jan 10   Jan 10  
Mar 11, 2017     Feb 10

Feb 21   Feb 28   Feb 28  
May 6, 2017     Apr 7

Apr 18   Apr 25   Apr 25  
Jun 3, 2017     May 9
 
May 16   May 24   May 24  

* No subject tests are given in March

PSAT/NMSQT

The PSAT/NMSQT (Preliminary-SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test) will be administered to all 10th and eleventh grades students on October 19, 2016.



 
 
The SAT and The ACT - what you need to know about both exams: SAT_and_ACT_What_you_Need_to_Know_.pdf
 
 

2017 AP Exam schedule

The 2017 AP Exams will be administered over two weeks in May: May 1 through 5 and May 8 through 12. Coordinators are responsible for notifying students when and where to report for the exams. Early testing or testing at times other than those published by the College Board is not permitted under any circumstances.
   

Week 1 Morning 8 a.m. Afternoon 12 p.m.

Monday,
May 1

Chemistry
Environmental Science

Psychology

Tuesday,
May 2

Computer Science A
Spanish Language and Culture

Art History
Physics 1: Algebra-Based

Wednesday,
May 3

English Literature and Composition

Japanese Language and Culture
Physics 2: Algebra-Based

Thursday,
May 4

United States Government and Politics

Chinese Language and Culture
Seminar

Friday,
May 5

German Language and Culture
United States History

Computer Science Principles

Studio Art — last day for Coordinators to submit digital portfolios (by 8 p.m. EDT) and to gather 2-D Design and Drawing students for physical portfolio assembly.

Teachers should have forwarded students' completed digital portfolios to Coordinators before this date.


Week 2 Morning 8 a.m. Afternoon
12 p.m.
Afternoon
2 p.m.

Monday,
May 8

Biology
Music Theory

Physics C: Mechanics

Physics C:
Electricity and Magnetism

Tuesday,
May 9

Calculus AB

Calculus BC

French Language and Culture
Spanish Literature and Culture

 

Wednesday,
May 10

English Language and Composition

Italian Language and Culture
Macroeconomics

 

Thursday,
May 11

Comparative Government and Politics
World History

Statistics

 

Friday,
May 12

Human Geography
Microeconomics

Latin

 

Please note: 

  • Coordinators are responsible for notifying students when and where to report for the exams. Early testing or testing at times other than those published by the College Board is not permitted under any circumstances.
  • Coordinators should order late-testing exams for students who would like to take exams that are scheduled for the same time.