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ACT

ACT NATIONAL TEST:

The ACT is used by universities and colleges for admission requirements. The ACT measures skills in mathematics, reading, and science reasoning.  Students must register with ACT to take the exam. Scores will be mailed 4-7 weeks after the test date.

Fees: 
Please visit ACT for registration and test fee information.

Scores are not available at the UNM Testing Center

ACT RESIDUAL TEST:

The ACT is used by universities and colleges for admission requirements. The ACT measures skills in mathematics, reading, and science reasoning. Residual ACT results are generally reported to the Admissions Office within 4-6 weeks of testing.  The Testing Center offers an ACT Residual exam which is strictly for students planning to attend UNM. Seating is limited. You must pre-register for the exam and pay the $65 fee (cash, check or money order only) at that time.  You can pre-register Monday-Friday from 8am-4pm during designated dates only.  Testing fees are non-refundable.  Scores are only used at UNM and will not be transferred to other colleges, universities, high schools or scholarship agencies. Individuals must have an application into Admissions before testing.  Also, you must wait 60 days before retesting.  If you arrive late you will not be admitted into the exam and you must pay the registration fee again for a new test date. Contact the Testing Center at 277-5346 for additional information on the ACT Residual exam.  You may bring an ACT approved calculator for the mathematics section.  Please visit the ACT website to see if your calculator is allowed. 

Test Dates: (Pre-registration is required and done Monday-Friday from 8am-4pm)

  • May 16, 2017 (Pre-registration begins on May 8 and ends on May 12)
  • June 20, 2017 (Pre-registration begins on June 12 and ends on June 16)
  • July 11, 2017 (Pre-registration begins on July 3 and ends on July 7)
  • August 15, 2017 (Pre-registration begins on August 7 and ends on August 11)
  • December 12, 2017 (Pre-registration begins on December 4 and ends on December 8)

ACTR Handout

Report to Continuing Education Room 226 no later than 8:15 a.m. Examinees who arrive late will not be admitted & testing fees are non-refundable. Our doors open at 7:30 a.m. Bring your photo I.D. and an approved calculator for the exam.

Scores are not available at the UNM Testing Center.