Taking the ACT

  • All 11th graders will have an opportunity to take the ACT for free at Harding on April 13, 2019.

    If you missed the free in school ACT Test and/or if you want to improve ACT score you can retake the test for free twice if you are on free/reduced lunch if not the ACT application fee is $67.00.

    • Please come to the College and Career Center (CCC) for help if you have questions or problems signing up.
    • You can sign up online at http://www.actstudent.org
    • A few helpful hints:
    • You can take the test here!  Harding offers the ACT test on national test days.  (Test site code is 178800)
    • Harding’s school site code is 242-255.
    • Cost to take the ACT Test is $67.00
    • You may qualify for a total of two test fee waivers if you qualify for free or reduced lunch. See Mr. Shady in the CCC.
    • Make sure you keep a record of your ACT username and password.  Keeping your codes will help when checking scores, signing up for another test or getting additional needed information.
    • You should print a copy of your admission ticket and bring it the day of your test along with a picture ID.
    • Arrive by 7:30 or before.  Arriving at least 30 minutes before the test begins will give you time to relax before you start.


    NOTICE! 2018-2019 Test Dates (National)

    Test Date Registration Deadline (Late Fee Required)
    September 8, 2018** August 12, 2018 August 13-26, 2018
    October 27, 2018 September 28, 2018 September 29-October 14, 2018
    December 8, 2018 November 2, 2018 November 3-19, 2018
    February 9, 2019* January 11, 2019 January 12-18, 2019
    April 13, 2019 March 8, 2019 March 9-25, 2019
    June 8, 2019 May 3, 2019 May 4-20, 2019
    July 13, 2019* June 14, 2019 June 15-24, 2019