Counselor Newsletter

May 2021

Upcoming Dates

June ACT Test
Registration Deadline: May 7
Late Registration Deadline: May 21
Test Date: June 12
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ACT Superscore is HERE!

ACT introduces superscoring - the process of averaging students’ four best subject scores from all their ACT® test attempts. 

Making College Success a Reality for Latino Students

May 19, 3:30 p.m., ET

Join ACT and Univision for a 75-minute virtual conversation about how to make college-going a success for students in the Latino community.  


ACT is pleased to share SwiftStudent, the free digital tool for college-bound students to get informed about the financial aid appeals process. 

Sign Up for Notifications About 2021 ACT College and Career Readiness Workshops

Each year, ACT presents an informational and networking event designed to keep educators fully up-to-date and prepared to lead their students to college and career success.

Using Research to Boost the Fee Waiver Program and Buck the No-Show Trend

We wanted to better understand why some students register with a fee waiver and then miss showing up for the test. Our goal is to enhance the fee waiver program and ultimately improve outcomes for those students most in need.