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Unweighted GPA: 3.7
SAT: 720 math
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SAT Test Start Time

Hey fam, just wondering when do the SATs usually start in the day? I need to plan my transportation and study schedule.

7 months ago

Hey there! The SAT typically starts around 8:00 AM, and the doors to the testing center will open at 7:45 AM. It's a good idea to arrive at least 30 minutes early, so plan to be there by 7:30 AM. This ensures you have enough time to locate your testing room, settle in, and take a moment to relax before the test starts.

The SAT (without the essay) takes approximately 3 hours to complete, and there's usually a short break in the middle. If you're taking the SAT with the essay, the total testing time will be around 4 hours, including the break.

When planning your transportation, keep in mind the start and end times, as well as the time needed for any unexpected delays. Additionally, make sure to build in some extra time both before and after the test, so you can study and review without feeling rushed. Good luck with your preparations and on test day!

7 months ago

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