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Unweighted GPA: 3.7
SAT: 720 math
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When Does the SAT Test Start?

Hey guys, my first SAT test is coming up soon and the nerves are kicking in. Does anyone know what time exactly does the SAT test start? Just want to make sure I'm not late on the big day. Cheers!

14 days ago


First, know that feeling nervous before a big test like the SAT is completely normal! The exact start time for the SAT can vary slightly by test center. Most centers will start between 7:30 and 8:00 AM. However, it's highly recommended to arrive no later than 7:30 AM. The doors usually open at 7:15 AM and are locked at 8:00 AM.

Just to be on the safe side, check your Admission Ticket as well for your test center's specific start time. Be sure to set aside enough time for possible traffic, securing your belongings, and getting settled before the test begins.

Moreover, don't forget to prepare all your necessary materials the night before. You'll need your Admission Ticket, photo ID, approved calculator, and number 2 pencils. You can bring a snack and water for the scheduled breaks, too.

Good luck! You've got this!

14 days ago

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