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Duke University
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Unweighted GPA: 3.7
SAT: 720 math
| 800 verbal


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Tips for registering for the PSAT?

I've been trying to figure out how to register for the PSAT and I'm a bit lost. Can someone who's done it before walk me through the process? Do I have to go through my school, or can I sign up somewhere online?

8 months ago

Hi there! I totally understand that registering for the PSAT can be confusing the first time. Generally, registration for the PSAT is managed by high schools rather than individuals. So, the first step is to check in with your school's guidance office or counseling department. They typically coordinate the registration process and will be able to guide you through the steps needed for your specific situation.

If your school is not administering the PSAT, or if you're homeschooled, the College Board website offers a search tool to find other schools in your area that are hosting the exam – you can reach out to these schools to see if they allow outside students to test with them. Make sure to do this well in advance of test day, as there are deadlines for ordering test materials. Also, be aware that there's a fee to take the PSAT, but fee waivers may be available if you qualify.

Lastly, be mindful of the registration deadline, which is usually in the fall, and can be earlier than you might expect. Good luck with registration; you're taking an important step towards your college admissions journey!

8 months ago

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