SAT includes a Reading Test, Writing and Language Test, and a Math Test. The SAT has an optional essay component. See the key features. The total time taking SAT (critical reading skills, math and writing skills) is 180 minutes. Registration for fall 2021 test dates opened in July, 2021.
International SAT test dates 2021-22 (last day to register):
fall 2022 (paper/pencil): 27.8., 1.10. and 3.12.
spring 2023 (digital): 11.3., 6.5. and 3.6.
Please note that the SAT test dates can be full before the final deadline to sign up. Especially the May and December test dates are often booked full early. If you know that you definitely have to do the test in May or December, please sign up early.
The test site
The SAT tests are held in one location during the 2022-23 semester: Aalto University Otaniemi campus /Kandidaattikeskus (Otakaari 1 F, Espoo).
– You need to be at the location on the test day at 7.45.
– Please note when you register, that the International School of Helsinki and the English School also organize SAT tests. Their test location is not Aalto University.
– Due to rising Covid rates in Finland and the need to maintain safe distancing requirements, only a few test takers can be admitted into the building at a time. Please dress warmly and be prepared to wait outside while the registration process is performed.
– 109 USD (SAT registration fee $60 + regional fee $49)
Be at the location at 7.45. If you are late (arriving after 8.00), you will not be able to participate on the test. Please bring with you your admission ticket printed from the Collegeboard website, valid photo ID, pen and eraser and a calculator (if you are participating in the math test).
Please be aware that the preparation for the test will take some time. Event that you have to be at the test location at 7.45, the actual test will begin closer to 9.00. Also please note that during the SAT test there will be some short breaks that are not included into the total test time.
For more information about SAT tests in Finland please contact [email protected] Please note that test place, Aalto University, does not answer SAT test related questions.