The SAT Test
Show you are "College Ready"
Almost all colleges utilize the SAT as their entrance exam. Your results show admissions staffshow them you are prepared for college work
Financial Aid Importance
there are financial aid ramifications based on your test score. For example the Michigan Competitive Scholarship will utilize the SAT test as well as internal institutional aid in terms of guaranteed financial aid based on your GPA and test scores.
NOTE: TRIO Pre-College Programs is not able to waive late fees.
Preparing for the SAT
Khan Academy: Khan Academy who works from the mission of providing a free, excellent education for anyone, anywhere. This non-profit partnered with CollegeBoard, who owns and operates the SAT test, to provide students with access to free preparation materials for the college readiness exam.
Please note when you only have access to the four practice tests once, after you start them you won't be able to restart and access them. Please use the short quizzes and other tools before starting a timed practice test which do expire.
College Board/SAT Website: Sample Questions from CollegeBoard can be accessed at your leisure on their website. Utilize these to build your content knowledge as well as the frame of how questions are asked. The SAT utilizes many skills not tested on previous tests like the ACT, so preparation and practice are vital!
Practice Tests: If you want to print a test to practice with an answer sheet and time yourself and simulate the test, that option is available as well on the CollegeBoard Website.
Daily Practice App: College Board has developed an application you can download on your smartphone (IOS or Android Phone) or device to practice and develop your skills for success on the SAT test.