Registration is now open for the Dec. 11 ACT achievement test. Students who wish to take the college admission and placement exam must register before Friday.
The ACT has four sections - English, mathematics, reading and science - and takes about three hours to complete. Students who take the ACT Plus Writing complete an optional writing test that requires an additional 30 minutes.
Cost for the ACT test is $33 without writing, and $48 with the writing test.
Students may apply for a fee waiver through their high school counselor. Register online at www.actstudent.org.