When should you take the SAT?
According to the College Board, most students take the SAT for the first time in the spring of the Junior year, and then again in the fall of the Senior year. (Of course, the PSAT, which may be considered a "practice" SAT, may be taken in the Sophomore year.)
Please note that the SAT will be redesigned, starting with the March test date.
Test Date: Oct. 3
*Registration Deadline: Sept. 3
Test Date: Nov. 7
*Registration Deadline: Oct. 9
Test Date: Dec. 5
*Registration Deadline: Nov. 5
Test Date: Jan. 23, 2016
*Registration Deadline: Dec. 28, 2015
NOTE: The following dates are for the redesigned SAT
Test Date: Mar. 5
*Registration Deadline: Feb. 5
Test Date: May 7
*Registration Deadline: Apr. 8
Test Date: June 4
*Registration Deadline: May 5
*Late registration may be available for a fee.
Be sure to confirm all of these dates and get more detailed information at the College Board site. (https://sat.collegeboard.org/home)
For more information about the redesigned SAT, which begins in March 2016 - https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/