Additional Policies and Requirements

Review specific information for international students by country

Register Next Tests:
11/8 , 12/6

Find out the details for taking the SAT in these countries. You may also want to contact an international representative to help you through the process.

  • Cameroon

    Online registration, telephone re-registration, waitlist status requests, and test center changes are not permitted.

    You must submit your paper registration with payment made to "The College Board" by a check drawn on a U.S. bank, U.S. Postal Service money order, international money order, UNESCO coupon, or a bank draft. No credit cards are accepted.

    Completed registration forms and appropriate payment should be mailed to:

    College Board SAT Program
    P.O. Box 8056
    Mount Vernon, IL 62864-0208
    USA

    Egypt

    The only acceptable forms of identification are a valid:

    • Current national ID of the country in which the test center is located
    • Current passport

    No other identification is accepted for entrance to the test center.

    A national ID is only valid in the country of issuance. If you travel to another country to test, you have to provide a passport as identification.

    Available tests and test dates for the 2014-2015 academic year:

    • October: SAT only
    • November: SAT Subject Tests in Literature, Biology E/M, Chemistry, Physics, Math 1, Math 2, US History, World History and all Language with Listening exams. No other language SAT Subject Tests will be offered on this date. SAT will not be offered on this date. (You may not see the World History test as an option at registration, but you will have the ability to choose to take it on test day.)
    • December: SAT only
    • May: SAT only
    • June: SAT and SAT Subject Tests in Literature, Biology E/M, Chemistry, Physics, Math 1, Math 2, US History, World History, French, Spanish, German, Modern Hebrew, Latin and Italian. All language exams are reading only. No Language with Listening exams will be offered on this date.

    Please note that when you register, you may see all globally available test dates showing as available for both SAT and SAT Subject Tests; however, you should only select a test type and test date combination that is offered in your area or you will not see any available test centers.

    Ghana

    Online registration, telephone re-registration, waitlist status requests, and test center changes are not permitted.

    You must submit your paper registration with payment made to "The College Board" by a check drawn on a U.S. bank, U.S. Postal Service money order, international money order, UNESCO coupon, or a bank draft. No credit cards are accepted.

    Completed registration forms and appropriate payment should be mailed to:

    College Board SAT Program
    P.O. Box 8056
    Mount Vernon, IL 62864-0208
    USA

    The only acceptable form of identification is a valid passport with your name, photo, and signature.

    Hong Kong

    If you are testing in Hong Kong, please do not contact the test center. You can find more information on the Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority website.

    Changes to photos and personal information must be made before September 30, 2014. Contact SAT Customer Service for questions or support. If you are concerned your photo does not meet the College Board's requirements, or the name on your admission ticket does not match the name on your identification, you will not be able to test. If you need to transfer your registration to a future test date, we can assist you free of charge through October 13th.

    Up to 4 free score reports can be added to the registration until October 20 through your online account.

    Waitlist status requests are not permitted.

    India

    The only acceptable form of identification is a valid passport with your name, photo, and signature.

    The Sunday testing and testing closer to home options are not available. 

    Korea

    The only acceptable forms of identification are a valid:

    • Current national ID of the country in which the test center is located
    • Current passport

    No other identification is accepted for entrance to the test center. A national ID is only valid in the country of issuance. If you travel to another country to test, you have to provide a passport as identification.

    Test Center Supervisors are required to collect all cell phones before testing begins. The College Board will not be held responsible for the loss, theft, or damage of prohibited electronic devices in the test center.

    Waitlist status requests are not permitted.

    Available tests and test dates for the 2014-2015 academic year:

    • October: SAT only
    • November: SAT Subject Tests in Literature, Biology E/M, Chemistry, Physics, Math 1, Math 2, US History, World History and all Language with Listening exams. No other language SAT Subject Tests will be offered on this date. SAT will not be offered on this date.(You may not see the World History test as an option at registration, but you will have the ability to choose to take it on test day.)
    • December: SAT only
    • May: SAT only
    • June: SAT and SAT Subject Tests in Literature, Biology E/M, Chemistry, Physics, Math 1, Math 2, US History, World History, French, Spanish, German, Modern Hebrew, Latin and Italian. All language exams are reading only. No Language with Listening exams will be offered on this date.

    Please note that when you register, you may see all globally available test dates showing as available for both SAT and SAT Subject Tests; however, you should only select a test type and test date combination that is offered in your area or you will not see any available test centers.

    Nepal

    The only acceptable form of identification is a valid passport with your name, photo, and signature.

    Nigeria

    Online registration, telephone re-registration, waitlist status requests, and test center changes are not permitted.

    You must submit your paper registration with payment made to "The College Board" by a check drawn on a U.S. bank, U.S. Postal Service money order, international money order, UNESCO coupon, or a bank draft. No credit cards are accepted.

    Completed registration forms and appropriate payment should be mailed to:

    College Board SAT Program
    P.O. Box 8056
    Mount Vernon, IL 62864-0208
    USA

    You may choose to register for the SAT through a representative.

    The only acceptable form of identification is a valid passport with your name, photo, and signature.

    Pakistan

    The only acceptable form of identification is a valid passport with your name, photo, and signature.

    The Sunday testing and testing closer to home options are not available.

    Saudi Arabia

    Available tests and test dates for the 2014-2015 academic year:

    • October: SAT only
    • November: SAT Subject Tests in Literature, Biology E/M, Chemistry, Physics, Math 1, Math 2, US History, World History and all Language with Listening exams. No other language SAT Subject Tests will be offered on this date. SAT will not be offered on this date.(You may not see the World History test as an option at registration, but you will have the ability to choose to take it on test day.)
    • December: SAT only
    • May: SAT only
    • June: SAT and SAT Subject Tests in Literature, Biology E/M, Chemistry, Physics, Math 1, Math 2, US History, World History, French, Spanish, German, Modern Hebrew, Latin and Italian. All language exams are reading only. No Language with Listening exams will be offered on this date.

    Please note that when you register, you may see all globally available test dates showing as available for both SAT and SAT Subject Tests; however, you should only select a test type and test date combination that is offered in your area or you will not see any available test centers.

    Thailand

    The only acceptable forms of identification are a valid:

    • Current national ID of the country in which the test center is located
    • Current passport

    A national ID is only valid in the country of issuance. If you travel to another country to test, you have to provide a passport as identification.

    Test Center Supervisors are required to collect all cell phones before testing begins. The College Board will not be held responsible for the loss, theft, or damage of prohibited electronic devices in the test center.

    Waitlist status requests are not permitted.

    Vietnam

    The only acceptable forms of identification are a valid:

    • Current national ID of the country in which the test center is located
    • Current passport

    A national ID is only valid in the country of issuance. If you travel to another country to test, you have to provide a passport as identification.

    Test Center Supervisors are required to collect all cell phones before testing begins. The College Board will not be held responsible for the loss, theft, or damage of prohibited electronic devices in the test center.

    Waitlist status requests are not permitted.


    The College Board is aware that students in certain geographic locations may be having difficulty securing a seat for SAT administrations in the fall. We are actively working to increase capacity in locations where students wish to take the SAT.

    If you are unable to find a seat in your preferred testing location, complete the registration process and select the option for the College Board to "Find a seat for you." As always, we advise you to register for your preferred date and test center location as soon as possible.