ACT Exam Dates 2012

When Can You Take the ACT in 2012?

ACT is a standardized test for undergraduate admissions in the USA. The ACT is published and administered by the ACT, Inc, USA. It is administered six times every year in the months of September, October, December, February, April and June. The ACT exam dates 2012 have been released by the ACT, Inc. Of the six ACT test dates for the academic year 2011-12, three dates belong to the year 2012. The other three ACT exam dates 2012 fall in the next academic year 2012-13. For the ongoing ACT exam dates 2012, check how many ACT test dates are left for you to take the test. However, you can also apply for the 2012 test dates that fall in the 2012-13 academic session.





ACT Exam Dates 2012

The ACT exam dates 2012 can be known from the official website of the ACT, Inc. Refer to this link to find all the information regarding the ACT: http://www.actstudent.org/index.html

ACT for the year 2012 will be administered on the following testing dates:

  • February 11, 2012
  • April 14, 2012
  • June 9, 2012
  • September 8, 2012
  • October 27, 2012
  • December 8, 2012

When Can You Take the ACT in 2012?

Keep in mind all the ACT exam dates 2012 and start planning for the right test date to take the test. Make sure that you register for the exam on time for any of the available test dates mentioned above.

Merely planning to take the test based upon the test dates is not advised. It is advised that you consider some other important aspects like preparation while you register for the test. If you can confidently feel that you can wrap up your preparation schedule before the next available test date, then you can choose the upcoming test date. It is quite important that you prepare well for the exam by the time your test date approaches. Further, many sophomore and junior high school students take the ACT in order to gain an experience in the exam and retake it seriously in their senior year in high school. You will have a greater chance of scoring well in the test when you take the ACT while you are in senior year since by then you would have covered many topics from the ACT test content and would have also gained the experience to perform well. Therefore, ideally, it is advised that you take the ACT while in your senior year and prepare well for the test.

Registration Deadlines for the 2012 Exam Dates

For the yet to be conducted ACT exam dates 2012, the registration deadlines are as follows.

  • The regular registration date for the June 9th test is May 4, 2012 and the late registration deadline is till May 18, 2012.
  • The regular registration date for the September 8th test is August 17, 2012 and the late registration deadline is till August 24, 2012.
  • The regular registration date for the 2012 October test is September 21, 2012 and the late registration deadline is till October 5, 2012.
  • The regular registration date for the 2012 December test is November 2, 2012 and the late registration deadline is till November 16, 2012.

Carefully follow the official ACT website in order to be updated about all the information concerning the test dates. You can visit the following link to find detailed information pertaining to all the ACT exam dates 2012: http://www.actstudent.org/regist/dates.html

In the countries other than USA and Canada, the ACT test date schedule has a slight difference. From among all the ACT exam dates 2012, the test is not administered in the month of September in all other countries except USA and Canada.




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