The upcoming SAT is now approaching – furthermore, it will be taken in December 2021. Many or most registered students should have invested sufficient time in practicing and preparing for the test by now so that they are not under heavy stress during the last days before its administration.

Bring a face covering to the test and follow the test center’s instructions on how to wear it.

At all times, remember to maintain social distancing.

Important things to remember during Test Day


  • Do not take any full test or section test.
  • If you insist on studying, review the cheat sheet and spend only 30 minutes.
  • Stay relaxed and do relaxing activities like walk, yoga, watch favorite TV shows, etc. Only for 30 minutes, no more than 1 hour.
  • Eat a light and healthy dinner.
  • Go to bed early.

Morning of the Test Day:

  • Wake up early, do 5 – 10 minutes breaking exercise.
  • Take a shower to feel completely awake.      
  • Eat a healthy breakfast.
  • Leave early to reach 20 minutes before the check-in time.
  • Wear a watch or carry a clock to track the time.
  • Make sure you bring a facemask, sanitizer.

What to Bring in Bag pack:

There are only a few things you really need to bring on test day, and a lot of things you’ll be better off leaving at home. Be sure to bring.   

  • Photo ID (the driver’s license, School Id, etc.).
  • Keep the printed copy of the admission ticket.
  • #2 HB sharpened pencil, least five pencils, and an eraser.
  • Calculator – make sure it has a new battery and functional (can be used in Math-calc section).
  • Water bottle or any drink as per your liking.
  • Snacks.

During Test:

Be prepared to answer questions about your health prior to entering the test center.

  • Listen and follow the proctor’s instructions carefully.
  • Set the timer/clock for each section 5 times less than the end time.          
  • Remember to review all the answers before moving to the next test section.
  • You will get a 10-minute break and a 5-minute break. Go out and have snacks or drink or socialize a little bit. Do not discuss anything related to the test.
  • Do not move to the next section until the proctor instructs.

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