PSAT 10 Dates

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2021 Testing Dates

Schools and districts schedule PSAT 10 administrations during these dates:

  • February 22–March 26, 2021
  • April 13–30, 2021

Schools and districts can order tests on our test ordering site in early June. Please check this page for more up-to-date information and look for emails when ordering is open.

U.S. Schools Can Receive Materials Early

Save time and let students fill out their identifying information before test day.

  • For February and March testing, select the preadministration option on the ordering website by December 21, 2020 to receive answer sheets and coordinator manuals by January 18, 2021.
  • For April testing, select the preadministration option on the ordering website by February 15, 2021 to receive answer sheets and coordinator manuals by March 15.

Timeline

December 11, 2020

  • Deadline for schools to complete SSD testing accommodations requests for February and March.

January 8, 2021

  • Deadline for schools outside the U.S. to order test materials for February and March.

January 29, 2021

  • Deadline for U.S. schools and districts to order test materials for February and March.

February 16, 2021

  • Test materials arrive for schools testing in February and March.

February 19, 2021

  • Deadline for schools outside the U.S. to order test materials for April.

February 22, 2021

  • February and March testing begins.
  • Deadline for schools to complete SSD testing accommodations requests for April testing.

February 26, 2021

  • Deadline for U.S. schools and districts to order test materials for April.

March 26, 2021

  • February and March testing ends.

April 5, 2021

  • All schools receive test materials for April.

April 13, 2021

  • April testing begins.

April 30, 2021

  • April testing ends.

Score Release Dates

PSAT 10 scores are typically available online 4–6 weeks after the test administration. Schools that tested in the February 22–March 26, 2021 window and returned answer sheets and test books promptly can expect scores online for educators on or after April 5.

Schools that tested in the April 13–April 30, 2021 window and returned answer sheets and test books promptly can expect scores online for educators on or after May 10, 2021.