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Test Dates and Deadlines

These tables list U.S. SAT test dates. See international SAT test dates.

2016-17 SAT Dates

Deadlines expire at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time, U.S.

2016-17 SAT Administration Dates and Deadlines
SAT Date SAT Subject Tests Available
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Registration Deadline Late Registration Deadline Deadline for Changes
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Oct. 1, 2016

Register

See SAT Subject Tests available on this date Sept. 1, 2016 Sept. 13, 2016 Sept. 20, 2016 Sept. 20, 2016

Nov. 5, 2016

Register

See SAT Subject Tests available on this date Oct. 7, 2016 Oct. 18, 2016 Oct. 25, 2016 Oct. 25, 2016

Dec. 3, 2016

Register

See SAT Subject Tests available on this date Nov. 3, 2016 Nov. 15, 2016 Nov. 22, 2016 Nov. 22, 2016

Jan. 21, 2017

Register

See SAT Subject Tests available on this date Dec. 21, 2016 Jan. 3, 2017 Jan. 10, 2017 Jan. 10, 2017

March 11, 2017

Register

SAT Subject Tests not offered on this date Feb. 10, 2017 Feb. 21, 2017 Feb. 28, 2017 Feb. 28, 2017

May 6, 2017

Register

See SAT Subject Tests available on this date Apr. 7, 2017 Apr. 18, 2017 Apr. 25, 2017 Apr. 25, 2017

June 3, 2017

Register

See SAT Subject Tests available on this date May 9, 2017 May 16, 2017 May 24, 2017 May 24, 2017
Important:

Score Delivery Dates

SAT scores will be available to students beginning on the dates listed below.

  • Oct. 1 test date: Oct. 27 score delivery
  • Nov. 5 test date: Nov. 29 score delivery
  • Dec. 3 test date: Dec. 23 score delivery

Check back soon for information about spring 2017 SAT score releases.

Important Information

U.S. deadlines apply to students testing in the United States and U.S. territories.

  • U.S. registration materials that are mailed must be postmarked by the U.S. deadlines. The deadlines expire at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time, U.S.
  • Additional fees apply if you register late, change your test center, change your test date, or switch from taking the SAT to taking a Subject Test after registering. Find out how to make registration changes and get deadlines.
  • Sunday administrations usually occur the day after each Saturday test date for students who cannot test on Saturday due to religious observance.
  • If you miss the late registration deadline, you may be able to get on the waitlist.
  • Your registration options will be limited if you aren’t taking the SAT for one of its main purposes.
Important:

SAT Subject Tests

Anticipated Dates

2017-18 SAT Dates

2017-18 SAT Administration Dates (Anticipated)
SAT Date SAT Subject Test Available?
Aug. 26, 2017 Yes
Oct. 7, 2017 Yes
Nov. 4, 2017 Yes
Dec. 2, 2017 Yes
March 10, 2018 No
May 5, 2018 Yes
June 2, 2018 Yes

2018-19 SAT Dates

2018-19 SAT Administration Dates (Anticipated)
SAT Date SAT Subject Test Available?
Aug. 25, 2018 Yes
Oct. 6, 2018 Yes
Nov. 3, 2018 Yes
Dec. 1, 2018 Yes
March 9, 2019 No
May 4, 2019 Yes
June 1, 2019 Yes

2019-20 SAT Dates

2019-20 SAT Administration Dates (Anticipated)
SAT Date SAT Subject Test Available?
Aug. 24, 2019 Yes
Oct. 5, 2019 Yes
Nov. 2, 2019 Yes
Dec. 7, 2019 Yes
March 7, 2020 No
May 2, 2020 Yes
June 6, 2020 Yes