Test Preparation

NIU ACT Test Prep - The Fall Session is Full

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.

Location: Graham Hall room 334

Parking: Parking is free on Sundays

Time: 1 - 4:30 p.m.

October 5 - Pre-test
October 12 - Math
October 19 - English
October 26 - Reading and Science Reasoning
November 2 - Post-test

ACT Test Prep Fall 2014

Program covers English, Math, Reading and Science Reasoning.

Cost: $250 ($275 after September 26, 2014) which includes instruction, book, 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:

October 25, 2014
Registration Deadline: September 19, 2014
Late Fee Required: September 20 - October 3, 2014

December 13, 2014
Registration Deadline: November 7, 2014
Late Fee Required: November 8 - 21, 2014

February 7, 2015
Registration Deadline: January 9, 2015
Late Fee Required: January 10 - 16, 2015

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.