Test Preparation

NIU ACT Test Prep

The Northern Illinois University ACT Test Prep program promotes individualized attention in a small classroom setting and offers students a chance to best prepare themselves for the ACT test.

Program covers English, Math, Reading and Science Reasoning.

ACT Test Prep Session I


Parking: Parking is free on Saturdays



ACT Test Prep Session II


Parking: Parking is free on Sundays



Cost: $250 ($275 after TBA) which includes instruction, comprehensive workbook, practice CD-ROM, and retired ACT tests (it does not include registration to take the actual ACT test.)

Please contact: College of Liberal Arts & Sciences External Programming at 815-753-5200 or LASEP@niu.edu

National ACT Test Dates:

April 18, 2015
Registration Deadline: March 13, 2015
Late Fee Required: March 14 - 27, 2015

June 13, 2015
Registration Deadline: May 8, 2015
Late Fee Required: May 9 - 22, 2015

You can take practice tests questions and register at www.actstudent.org

The ACT includes 215 multiple-choice questions and takes approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes to complete with breaks. Actual testing time is 2 hours and 55 minutes.