ACT Test Information

2016-17 ACT Registration Dates & Schedule

pdf 2016-17 ACT Flyer

Test Date

Registration Deadline

(Late Fee Required)

September 10, 2016

August 5, 2016

August 6-19

October 22, 2016

September 16 2016

September 17-30

*December 10, 2016

   November 4, 2016

   November 5-18

February 11, 2017

   January 13, 2017

   January 14-20

April 8, 2017

   March 3, 2017

   March 4-17

   June 10, 2017

   May 5, 2017

   May 6-19

*The VC Campus will not be available for this test date. 

Follow this link to register for your exam

Helpful Sources and Information


VC's Testing Center does not provide calculators for the ACT Exam or the ACT Residual. You may bring and use any ACT-approved calculator. Please see the ACT Frequently Asked Questions page for updated information.  

The ACT® Test

Taken for qualified exemptions (please refer to the VC College Catalog for exemptions) from the Compass test and entrance into some competitive admissions programs. Visit the Advising & Counseling in the Student Services Building or the Testing Center in the Continuing Education Center for test registration information. 

The ACT Residual® Test

Date: TBA

Time: 8:30 a.m.

  • The ACT Residual test will be announced throughout the semester.
  • Pre-registration is required 
  • Exam Fee is $55 to be paid no later than the day before the exam
  • Due to limitations, seating is and on a first-come first-served basis.
  • Walk-ins are not accepted
  • Payment can be completed in person at the Payment Office (#8 on the pdf VC Campus Map) or online with a credit card through the Appointment Plus scheduling system.
  • ACT Residual test scores are valid only at the Victoria College, and cannot be transferred to any other institution or agency.  No reports will be issued by the Victoria College or ACT to high schools, colleges, or scholarship agencies.

Note: You cannot take two ACT Residuals within 60 days of each other. Doing so will cancel the second attempt.


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