PSAT 8/9 Dates

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2018-19 Test Dates

  • September 24, 2018–March 29, 2019*
  • April 1–26, 2019

*Orders can't be placed for these dates: January 28–February 22, 2019.

Order now.

Schools in the U.S. should order test books no later than four weeks before the week in which they plan to test. Schools outside the U.S. should order test materials no later than five weeks before the week in which they plan to test.

Materials should be returned for scoring once testing is concluded at your school. Scores will be available online about two months after answer sheets are received.

U.S. Schools Can Receive Materials Early

Save time and let students fill out their identifying information before test day. If you're testing during these dates, select the preadministration option on the test ordering site to get your materials early.

 

Select preadministration by: August 15

Get materials by: September 12

Select preadministration by: December 21, 2018

Get materials by: January 18, 2019

Select preadministration by: February 15

Get materials by: March 15

If you miss the preadministration ordering deadline, you can still plan a preadministration session when your materials arrive. See the PSAT 8/9 Coordinator Manual for details.

Week of Test Administration Ordering Deadline (International) Ordering Deadline (U.S.) Test Books Delivered By
Sep 24, 2018 Aug 20, 2018 Aug 27, 2018 Sep 17, 2018
Oct 1, 2018 Aug 27, 2018 Sep 4, 2018 Sep 24, 2018
Oct 8, 2018 Sep 12, 2018 Sep 12, 2018 Oct 3, 2018
Oct 15, 2018 Sep 12, 2018 Sep 12, 2018 Oct 3, 2018
Oct 22, 2018 Sep 17, 2018 Sep 24, 2018 Oct 15, 2018
Oct 29, 2018 Sep 24, 2018 Oct 1, 2018 Oct 22, 2018
Nov 5, 2018 Oct 1, 2018 Oct 9, 2018 Oct 29, 2018
Nov 12, 2018 Oct 9, 2018 Oct 15, 2018 Nov 5, 2018
Nov 26, 2018 Oct 15, 2018 Oct 22, 2018 Nov 12, 2018
Dec 3, 2018 Oct 29, 2018 Nov 5, 2018 Nov 26, 2018
Dec 10, 2018 Nov 5, 2018 Nov 12, 2018 Dec 3, 2018
Jan 14, 2019 Dec 3, 2018 Dec 10, 2018 Jan 7, 2019
Jan 21, 2019 Dec 3, 2018 Dec 10, 2018 Jan 14, 2019
Orders can't be placed for these dates: January 28–February 22, 2019.
Feb 25, 2019 Jan 11, 2019 Feb 1, 2019 Feb 18, 2019

 

Mar 4, 2019 Jan 11, 2019 Feb 1, 2019 Feb 18, 2019

 

Mar 11, 2019 Jan 11, 2019 Feb 1, 2019 Feb 18, 2019

 

Mar 18, 2019 Jan 11, 2019 Feb 1, 2019 Feb 18, 2019

 

Mar 25, 2019 Jan 11, 2019 Feb 1, 2019 Feb 18, 2019

 

Week of Test Administration Ordering Deadline (International) Ordering Deadline (U.S.) Test Books Delivered By
Apr 1, 2019 Feb 22, 2019 Mar 1, 2019 Mar 25, 2019

 

Apr 8, 2019 Feb 22, 2019 Mar 1, 2019 Mar 25, 2019

 

Apr 15, 2019 Feb 22, 2019 Mar 1, 2019 Mar 25, 2019

 

Apr 22, 2019 Feb 22, 2019 Mar 1, 2019 Mar 25, 2019

 

Score Release Dates

Online score reports and interpretive materials will be available depending on when schools return answer sheets. Paper score reports will be mailed soon after online scores are available.

For schools testing between September 2018 and January 2019:

  • Schools returning materials postmarked on or before November 2 should expect scores for educators on December 3 and scores for students beginning December 10.
  • Schools returning materials postmarked after November 2 should expect scores to be available on a weekly basis after December 3.