The ACT is another college entrance exam. It is no longer offered to all Illinois students during the school day. Students who wish to take the ACT should sign up to take it at a local test center on a Saturday. It is worth trying the ACT to see which test gives you a higher score.

See for more information about the ACT and to register.

ACT 2021-22

Test DateRegistration DeadlineLate Deadline
(Fee Charged)
Aug 28, 2021Jul 30, 2021Aug 17, 2021
Oct 2, 2021Sept 3, 2021Sept 21, 2021
Nov 6, 2021Oct 7, 2021Oct 26, 2021
Dec 4, 2021Nov 5, 2021Nov 23, 2021
Mar 12, 2022Feb 12, 2022Mar 1, 2022
May 7, 2022Apr 8, 2022Apr 26, 2022
Jun 4, 2022May 6, 2022May 25, 2022

Register online at Fee waivers must be picked up in person in the Guidance Office.

When registering online, search for Anna OR code 173380 when selecting a testing center.

SEMO offers ACT test prep classes. See for more info.

ACT has also launched it’s own version of Khan Academy. See for free ACT prep.