ACT

College Entrance Exam

Cost:
$46.00 fee Non-Writing Option
$62.50 for ACT Assessment plus Writing
Late registration, additional $29.50 fee

STAND-BY (WALK-IN) RULES:
Walk-ins allowed, if space permits, additional $53.00 fee. You must complete the online Stand-By Registration Form to be admitted to the exam. See ACT Stand-By Testing for more information.

PHOTO IDENTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS!
You must upload a photo of you when you register for the exam. ACT has also updated the photo identification requirements to use for admission to the exam. See ACT ID Requirements. Remember if you do not have a photo identification, you can obtain a form from your high school principal or school counselor.

All Date Changes & Center Changes must change your date or location through your ACT Student Account prior to the testing date. We can no longer accept admissions tickets with other center locations or testing dates.

The ACT Exam takes place at Cone Hall on Saturdays.

Policies and procedures and registration information can be found in the registration bulletin or on their web site.

The test is given at Georgia Southern on the following dates with the reporting time of 8:00 am: (for deadlines see the ACT Testing Dates)
Saturday, September 9, 2017
Saturday, October 28, 2017
Saturday, December 9,2017
Saturday, February 10, 2018
Saturday, April 14, 2018
Saturday, June 9, 2018
Saturday, July 14, 2018 (NEW TESTING MONTH)

The ACT Assessment® is designed to assess high school students’ general educational development and their ability to complete college-level work. It consists of multiple-choice tests in English, Mathematics, Reading, and Science Reasoning. Virtually all U.S. colleges and universities accept ACT results. The ACT Assessment offers a comprehensive way for high school students to demonstrate to the colleges and universities of their choice that they can become successful college students.

Test Content
English 75 questions 45 minutes Measures standard written English and rhetorical skills.
Mathematics 60 questions 60 minutes Measuring mathematical skills students have typically acquired in courses taken up to the beginning of grade 12.
Reading 40 questions 35 minutes Measures reading comprehension.
Science 40 questions 35 minutes Measures the interpretation, analysis, evaluation, reasoning, and problem-solving skills required in the natural sciences.
Optional Writing Test 1 prompt 30 minutes Measures writing skills emphasized in high school English classes and in entry-level college composition courses.

Picture Identification Required for All Tests
Please make sure you bring an acceptable ID

Acceptable IDs are: a valid state driver’s license, student ID or passport.
(Not accepted: check cashing cards, picture credit cards, Sam’s cards, etc.)

For additional information, please contact:
Testing Office
Georgia Southern University
PO Box 8132
Statesboro, GA  30460-8132
Cone Hall Room 2031
912.478.5415 (phone)
912.478.5988 (fax)
e-mail: testing@georgiasouthern.edu

Last updated: 7/20/2017

Academic Success Center • PO Box 8132 • (912) 478-5371 • asc@georgiasouthern.edu