While over 70% of students taking the SAT and more than 50% taking the ACT opt in to the essay, not even 1% of colleges require an essay score. Students and taxpayers are sending tens of millions of dollars into the College Board's and ACT's coffers and don't appear to be getting anything out of … Continue reading Who Requires SAT and ACT Essays (and why they shouldn’t)
A growing number of universities and colleges are helping students with the financial burden of sending official test scores. We track them in the table below. Applying to college is expensive. A lot of families need to plan and save for the costs. Fortunately, many colleges will waive application fees for eligible applicants. ACT and … Continue reading Where Can You Self-Report SAT and ACT Scores?