Enroll in ACT District Testing

We are excited that you want to be a part of the ACT District Testing Program. After reviewing the information below, click the “Start Enrollment” button to complete a brief enrollment form.
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New for This Year for the ACT District Testing Program

  Bundled Pricing

Order ACT District Testing and PreACT® and/or PreACT® 8/9 together to receive bundled pricing discounts!

Must have an ACT District Testing contract to receive discounted pricing. Bundled discount is $1.00 off/student on the PreACT and/or PreACT 8/9. No discount code necessary, billing will be adjusted appropriately.



  Choosing Online or Paper Administration

On the ACT District Testing enrollment form, you have the option of choosing online or paper administration. Choose online this year and join the growing number schools and districts offering an online administration that:

  • Provides a positive and familiar experience for students.
  • Reduces delivery issues.
  • Offers greater scheduling flexibility.
  • Reduces the chance of mis-administration.
  • Is easy to reschedule in case of an emergency.
2023-2024 ACT District Testing Pricing
Assessment Delivery Price
The ACT Online $51.75
The ACT with Writing Online $66.50
The ACT Paper and Pencil $53.00
The ACT with Writing Paper and Pencil $67.75

  Before you begin, identify the following:

1. Authorized Signatory - the person and contact information who has the authority to authorize the ACT District Testing agreement
2. Contract Coordinator - the person who will establish the ACT District Testing program at your school(s) and will receive initial communications from ACT
3. Alternative Contact - the alternate contact must be different from the Contract Coordinator and Authorized Signatory
4. Number of schools - the number of schools the agreement will cover
5. Estimated number of students who will take the ACT test
6. Percentage of students who qualify for Free and Reduced Lunch Programs
7. Desired Testing Dates - select from testing dates table below
8. Desired Testing Option - select from writing or no writing below


  Key Dates and Deadlines for ACT District Testing

Test Administration*

Enrollment/Signed Agreement &
School List Deadline**

Paper Test Date Online Testing Window
Fall 2023

August 30, 2023 October 17, 2023
(Test Window 1)
October 17-19 &
October 24-26
(Test Window 1)
October 31, 2023
(Test Window 2)
October 31- November 2 & November 7-9
(Test Window 2)

Initial Spring 2024

(Online Only)

January 24, 2024 N/A February 27-29 &
March 4-8
(Test Window 1)

Early Spring 2024

(Online and Paper)

January 24, 2024 March 12, 2024
(Test Window 1)
March 12-15 & March 18-22
(Test Window 1)
March 26, 2024
(Test Window 2)
March 26-29 & April 1-5
(Test Window 2) 

Late Spring 2024

(Online and Paper)

February 28, 2024 April 9, 2024
(Test Window 1)
April 9-12 &
April 15-19
(Test Window 1)
April 23, 2024
(Test Window 2)
April 23-26 &
April 29-30
(Test Window 2)
*Districts may participate in fall and one of the three spring test administrations.
** This deadline is the date an enrollment agreement/signed contract and list of participating schools is required. It is possible to enroll, sign the contract, and submit a list of participating schools the same day using a digital signature.

We look forward to your participation in the ACT District Testing program! Meanwhile, visit this page to learn more about the District Testing program.