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International Registration

The SAT is offered internationally in most countries at least six times each year — in October, November, December, January, May, and June.

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New SAT Available Outside the U.S. in May 2016

International students will take the new SAT starting May 2016. The SAT given before March 2016 is no longer available. Most colleges and universities plan to accept scores from both tests for a few years. Learn more about the redesigned SAT.

Important:

International Students

If you’re taking the SAT outside the United States, you may have to fulfill additional requirements to register for or take the test. See policies listed by country.

International Dates and Deadlines

Deadlines expire at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time, U.S. To see U.S. test dates, visit Test Dates and Deadlines.

2015-16 International SAT Administration Dates and Deadlines
SAT Date SAT Subject Tests Availability
(Find dates)
Early Registration via Representative Registration Deadline Deadline for Changes
May 7, 2016 See SAT Subject Tests available on this date March 31, 2016 April 8, 2016 April 26, 2016
June 4, 2016 See SAT Subject Tests available on this date April 28, 2016 Mail:
May 5, 2016
Phone/Online:
May 11, 2016
May 25, 2016

What You Should Know About International Deadlines

  • International registration deadlines apply to anyone testing outside of the United States and U.S. territories.
  • Deadlines expire at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time, U.S.
  • There is no late registration for international testing. Online and telephone registrations must be completed by the international deadlines listed above.
  • Mailed registration forms must be received by the international deadlines listed above.
  • If you register through an international representative, you need to submit your paper registration with payment by the early registration deadline. Download SAT Paper Registration Tips for International Students (.pdf/465KB) for more help.

Other Things You Should Know

Important:

SAT Subject Tests

Language with Listening Tests are offered only in November. View all SAT Subject Test dates.

Anticipated Test Dates

2016-17 SAT Dates

2016-17 International SAT Administration Dates (Anticipated)
SAT Date Subject Tests Available?
Oct. 1, 2016 Yes
Nov. 5, 2016 Yes
Dec. 3, 2016 Yes
Jan. 21, 2017 Yes
May 6, 2017 Yes
June 3, 2017 Yes

2017-18 SAT Dates

2017-18 International 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
May 5, 2018 Yes
June 2, 2018 Yes

2018-19 SAT Dates

2018-19 SAT International 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
May 4, 2019 Yes
June 1, 2019 Yes