What is the ACT?

The ACT is a national college admissions examination that consists of subject area tests in English, Mathematics, Reading, and Science.

The ACT with writing includes the four subject area tests plus a 40-minute writing test .

ACT results are accepted by all four-year colleges and universities in the US.

The ACT includes 215 multiple-choice questions and takes approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes to complete, including a short break (or just over four hours if you are taking the ACT with writing). Actual testing time is 2 hours and 55 minutes (plus 40 minutes if you are taking the ACT with writing).

The ACT Website

For more information about the ACT test visit their website

Do I need to take the ACT?

Any international student wishing to study in the United States may take this test in order to be considered by universities.

How do I register for the ACT?

Students wishing to take ACT can register online here . Students who do not have access to a credit card can register through TanSAO

Note: You have to be first Register as a TanSAO student. Then visit the office to make necessary payments.

When are the tests offered?

Check the ACT section on the side bar for upcoming ACT tests. Or visit our offices.

Please note that, registration deadline for ACT tests is usually at least 30 days before the test date, so make sure you don't miss the spot.