Additional International Policies and Requirements

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Are you taking the SAT outside the United States and U.S. territories or commonwealths? You might have to meet additional requirements to register for or to take the test.


Policies That Apply to All SAT Takers

Most policies for U.S. SAT takers also apply to international students. Learn about the policies that apply to all SAT takers.

Requirements by Country

Find out details for taking the SAT in these countries. If you like, you can also contact an SAT International Representative, who can guide you through the process.

Restricted Countries and Persons

As a United States-based corporation, the College Board, along with our representatives overseas, is subject to U.S. economic sanctions, laws, and regulations. We are therefore prohibited from providing testing services to or accepting registrations from persons in certain countries or to persons designated by the U.S. government as Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons.