5 Things to Know about the ACT


1. It was first administered in November of 1959 as a competitor to the SAT.
2. In 2013, College Board announced that students would be able to take the ACT by computer starting in the spring of 2015.
3. The test lasts 205 minutes, including the writing portion.
4. College Board requires photo ID to prevent cheating.
5. The test will be administered at NC on October 28th.