Taking the Residual ACT will provide you with an ACT score that will only be used by JSU for your admission to our university.
Test questions measure your knowledge in several subject areas - English, mathematics, reading, and science.
Pre-registration is required and seating is limited. The cost of the test is $50.00 paid at time of registration. (This Fee will increase to $60.00 starting September 1, 2016) There is no stand-by registration. Registration closes at 4:00 p.m. the day before the test if there are seats still available. Examinees should bring No. 2 lead pencils, photo id (ex., driver's license), and a calculator. To register for the Residual ACT,you must go to the JSU admissions office website, complete an application for admission. Once you have received your student ID number by mail contact Counseling Services at (256) 782-5475.
You can prepare for the ACT by visiting
You MUST bring photo identification, No. 2 pencils, and a calculator.
No Cell Phones, Pagers, or Alarm devices (including watches of any kind) are allowed in the testing room. If one of these devices is discovered during testing, you will be dismissed.
Please, arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled time. Once testing has started you cannot be admitted.
ACT Test Dates
|Brewer Hall/rm 331|||
Brewer Hall/rm 331
|12/02/2016||12:30pm-4:30pm||Brewer Hall/rm 331|
|12/16/2016||12:30pm-4:30pm||Brewer Hall/rm 331|
|01/20/2017||12:30pm-4:30pm||Brewer Hall/rm 331|
|02/03/2017||12:30pm-4:30pm||Brewer Hall/rm 331|
|03/10/2017||12:30pm-4:30pm||Brewer Hall/rm 331|
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All times are Central Standard Time.
*= These rooms are not accessible for individuals that have a disability in the area of ambulation and locomotion. Please, contact Disability Support Services at 256-782-8380 to arrange accommodations.
**=More seats are available for testing than other dates. Remember, all seating is limited and pre-registration is required.
TMB=Theron Montgomery Building