Check college websites to confirm their testing requirements and deadlines!
October test date: meets deadlines for many Early Action and Early Decision applications
December test date: Last test accepted by the UC, CSU, and many colleges
CSU campuses: Send scores to Cal State Apply Code 3594
UC: Send scores to one UC campus so all campuses receive your scores.
Juniors: Plan to take the test at least once this year (second semester). Sending scores to Cal State Apply (3594) and one UC campus will give all CSU and UC campuses access to your scores when you apply in the fall.
If your college(s) want SAT Subject tests (Math 2, science, other), you may wish to take the test(s) shortly after taking finals in relevant courses.
Student-Athletes Interested in NCAA Division I and/or II Colleges
NCAA Eligibility: Division I and II teams will be expecting you to demonstrate your initial eligibility by completing an application on this website during your junior year. Be sure to send your official transcript with this form. When you take the ACT or SAT during junior and/or senior year, send scores to the NCAA by using code 9999. Find out if you need to earn a higher score by looking at this chart.