Day before the test:

  • Do Something Fun! Hang out with friends, join a free event, get a massage – anything to take your mind off the test.
  • Sleep a little earlier than your usual bed time.
  • Set your alarm early (just in case).
  • Take a short trip to your testing center or print out a map.
  • Have your clothes ready for the next day (feel free to take the test in the most comfortable clothes you own)

Day of the test:

  • Eat a big breakfast.
  • Bring light snacks to your testing center, such as granola bars or dried fruits.
  • Bring a bottle of water.
  • Bring a calculator, if you plan to use one, and bring extra batteries.
  • Bring your admission ticket along with a valid photo I.D.
  • Give yourself extra time by leaving your home a couple minutes earlier.

After the test:

Congratulations! You are now done with the SATs. Go hang out, relax and have fun!