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Retaking SAT senior year

So, I'm a little bit stressed about my current SAT score and I know I can do better. Is it possible to retake the SAT during my senior year? Will colleges still consider the new score if I submit it during my applications? Any advice would be helpful!

8 months ago

Absolutely, it's not unusual for students to retake the SAT during senior year. In fact, many do so in the hope of boosting their scores before college application deadlines. You'll want to aim for the earliest test date possible in the fall to ensure your scores are reported in time for early decision/action deadlines, or regular decision if that's your plan. Colleges will consider the new score as long as it arrives before their application deadline. Be sure to check each college's website or contact their admissions office for the latest information on score submission deadlines. And don't forget, preparing for your retake can make a significant difference - consider a practice schedule, tutoring, or targeted practice on areas where you can gain the most points. Good luck!

8 months ago

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