ACT Test Registration 2012

Step-by step Guide for Registration for ACT 2012

ACT test registration 2012 can be done for the six ACT test dates which are available in the months of September, October, December, February, April and June. The ACT test dates always come on a Saturday. If you cannot test on a Saturday, you can request for arranged testing, where you are permitted to take the ACT test on another day.

If you want to take the ACT 2012, then you need to do the ACT test registration 2012 early, so that you get the desired test date and test center. If you miss the regular dates for ACT test registration 2012, then you can register for the ACT by paying the late registration fee.





How to Register For the ACT Test 2012?

The ACT test registration 2012 can be done using two methods: through the online registration method and by using the register-by-mail method.

Online Registration

  • Online registration is the most common, fastest and the easiest method for ACT test registration 2012.
  • Online registration gives you instant access to your account 24/7.
  • You can view immediately if there is a vacancy available on a particular test date at a particular test center.
  • You can view your admission ticket online and can take a printout of the same.
  • All the future communications regarding ACT test updates, deadlines, scores etc can be viewed using your student web account and through your e-mail account.
  • Online registration allows you to change certain details in your account like a change in the test center, test date etc.
  • It can be used by everyone except for the candidates below 13 years of age, those who don't have a valid credit card and those candidates who are appearing for the ACT from their colleges individually.

Register-By-Mail-Method

  • If you are below 13 years of age, don't have a valid credit card and if you are the only student appearing from your college then you need to do the ACT test registration 2012 using the register-by-mail method.
  • The registration packet can be requested from the link: http://www.actstudent.org/forms/stud_req.html. The packet is sent to you within 7-10 days from the date of request. The registration form needs to be filled up and sent back with the required fee to the ACT officials.

Step-by step Guide for Registration for ACT 2012

  • Information like how to register, test dates, test centers, fee details etc. are available on the ACT official website www.actstudent.org.
  • The ACT test registration 2012 requires that you first create a student web account, all the future communications will be through this account. In order to create a student web account, you can visit the link: https://services.actstudent.org/OA_HTML/actibeCAcdLogin.jsp.
  • The student web account can be accessed using the username and password that you use to create it by entering the following details:
    • Your name
    • Date of birth
    • Gender
    • Place of stay
    • Social security number
    • E-mail address
    • College details
    • Preferred ACT test date and test center
    • Any preferences for the colleges to which you want to apply
    • Details of the extracurricular activities in which you have participated
  • The ACT test registration 2012 can be done by paying the required fee; more information is available at the link http://www.actstudent.org/regist/actfees.html . The regular registration fee includes the fee for the ACT Plus Writing ($49.50) and the ACT (No Writing) ($34.00) section. This fee makes you eligible to receive a personal score report, a score report for the high school and the score reports for the 4 colleges of your choice. The score reports are sent to your high school where you studied and colleges if you make a request for the same. The additional services like international testing, test center change, test date change, adding a 5th and 6th college option etc. can be availed by paying an additional fee.

The ACT test registration 2012 is a very simple procedure which needs to be completed early to ensure that you get the desired test center and date for taking the ACT 2012.




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