PSAT 8/9 Dates

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2019-20 Test Dates

  • September 23, 2019–March 27, 2020*
  • April 14–30, 2020

*Orders can't be placed for these dates: January 27–February 21, 2020.

Order now

Schools in the U.S. should order test books no later than four weeks before the week in which they plan to test. Schools outside the U.S. should order test materials no later than five weeks before the week in which they plan to test.

Materials should be returned for scoring once testing is concluded at your school. Scores will be available online about two months after answer sheets are received.

U.S. Schools Can Receive Materials Early

Save time and let students fill out their identifying information before test day. If you're testing during these dates, select the preadministration option on the test ordering site to get your materials early.

 

Select preadministration by: August 14

Get materials by: September 13

Select preadministration by: December 20, 2019

Get materials by: January 17, 2020

Select preadministration by: February 14

Get materials by: March 13

If you miss the preadministration ordering deadline, you can still plan a preadministration session when your materials arrive. See the PSAT 8/9 Coordinator Manual for details.

Week of Test Administration Ordering Deadline (International) Ordering Deadline (U.S.) Test Books Delivered By
Sep 23, 2019 Aug 19, 2019 Aug 26, 2019 Sep 16, 2019
Sep 30, 2019 Aug 26, 2019 Sep 3, 2019 Sep 23, 2019
Oct 7, 2019
Oct 14, 2019
Sep 11, 2019 Sep 19, 2019 Oct 2, 2019
Oct 21, 2019 Sep 16, 2019 Sep 23, 2019 Oct 15, 2019
Oct 28, 2019 Sep 23, 2019 Sep 30, 2019 Oct 21, 2019
Nov 4, 2019 Sep 30, 2019 Oct 7, 2019 Oct 28, 2019
Nov 11, 2019 Oct 7, 2019 Oct 15, 2019 Nov 4, 2019
Nov 18, 2019
Nov 25, 2019
Oct 15, 2019 Oct 21, 2019 Nov 12, 2019
Dec 2, 2019 Oct 28, 2019 Nov 4, 2019 Nov 18, 2019
Dec 9, 2019 Nov 4, 2019 Nov 11, 2019 Dec 2, 2019
Jan 13, 2020 Dec 2, 2019 Dec 9, 2019 Jan 6, 2020
Jan 20, 2019 Dec 2, 2019 Dec 9, 2019 Jan 13, 2020
Orders can't be placed for these dates: January 27–February 21, 2020.
Feb 24, 2020 Jan 10, 2020 Jan 31, 2020 Feb 18, 2020
Mar 2, 2020 Jan 10, 2020 Jan 31, 2020 Feb 18, 2020
Mar 9, 2020 Jan 10, 2020 Jan 31, 2020 Feb 18, 2020
Mar 16, 2020 Jan 10, 2020 Jan 31, 2020 Feb 18, 2020
Mar 23, 2020 Jan 10, 2020 Jan 31, 2020 Feb 18, 2020
Apr 14, 2020 Feb 21, 2020 Feb 28, 2020 Apr 6, 2020
Apr 20, 2020 Feb 21, 2020 Feb 28, 2020 Apr 6, 2020
Apr 27, 2020 Feb 21, 2020 Feb 28, 2020 Apr 6, 2020

Score Release Dates

Online score reports and interpretive materials will be available depending on when schools return answer sheets. Paper score reports will be mailed soon after online scores are available.

For schools testing in September and October 2019:

  • Online reporting is available 4–6 weeks after answer sheets are received (if postmarked by November 1, 2019).
  • Student score reports are mailed to schools 6–8 weeks after answer sheets are received (if postmarked by November 1, 2019).