2020 - 21  SAT Administration Dates

Test Date 

August 29, 2020

September 26, 2020

October 3, 2020

November 7, 2020

December 5, 2020

March 13, 2021

May 8, 2021

June 5, 2021

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July 31, 2020

August 26, 2020

September 4, 2020

October 7, 2020

November 5, 2020

February 12, 2021


April 8, 2021


May 6, 2021


2020 - 21  ACT Administration Dates

Test Date 

December 12, 2020

February 06, 2021

April 17, 2021

June 12, 2021

July 17, 2021

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November 06, 2020

January 08, 2021

March 12, 2021

May 07, 2021

June 18, 2021


How soon do I need to register for SAT?

You need to register for an SAT exam at least 4-5 weeks before the date of exam.

When can I take the SAT exam and how many times should I sit for it?

SAT exams are scheduled up to seven times in each year. It is recommended to take the test no more than 3 times.

What major changes were made in the new SAT exam?

The basis of testing vocabulary skills and the subjects of mathematics has been changed in the new SAT. Also, it will have a composite score going forward (including that of the essay, if given).

What is the exam duration?

The exam durations is 3 hours (+50 minutes for essay, optional)

Is it mandatory to write an essay for the exam?

Attempting to write the essay is optional and depends on the prerequisites of the college you are applying for.

How is the SAT exam scored?

The SAT exam is scored on a scale that ranges from 400 to 1600. The two major sections are evidence based Reading & Writing and Mathematics. These two sections are scaled between 200 and 800. The Essay is scored separately since it is subjective.

Is the new SAT scoring blueprint beneficial?

The new SAT scoring system does not penalize candidates for wrong answers and it offers a comprehensive report that can help students identify areas of weaknesses.

Is it mandatory to take SAT-II?

It is not necessary to take SAT-II. It depends on the college and course you’re applying for.