National Entrance Tests

ACT / SAT Test

The ACT or SAT Test is required for freshman admissions to many four-year colleges and universities. Test scores may also be used for exemption and placement purposes at two-year/community colleges. Blinn does not require the ACT or SAT Test as a requirement for admission.

ACT is offered at the Brenham Campus only.

SAT is offered at the Brenham and Bryan campuses. 

How to register 

  • Online:
        ACT: www.act.org
        SAT: www.collegeboard.com
  • By mail – registration packets are available at public high schools and colleges
  • Admission Ticket and Photo ID required for admission to test
  • Walk-in standby test-takers will not be admitted. 
  • Changes to test center, test date or test type will not be permitted on test day. 

 


ACT/SAT Test Schedule

ACT - Brenham Campus Only-

Test Date Registration Deadline*
September 14, 2019 August 16, 2019
October 26, 2019 September 20, 2019
December 14, 2019 November 8, 2019
February 8, 2020 January 10, 2020
June 13, 2020 May 8, 2020

 Register online at www.actstudent.org

 


 

SAT - Brenham

Test Date Registration Deadline*
August 24, 2019 July 26, 2019
October 5, 2019 September 6, 2019
December 7, 2019 November 8, 2019
March 14, 2020 February 14, 2020
June 6, 2020 May 8, 2020

Register online at www.collegeboard.com

 


 

SAT - Bryan

Test Dates Registration Deadline*
August 25, 2018 July 27, 2018
October 6, 2018 September 7, 2018
November 3, 2018 October 5, 2018
December 1, 2018 November 2, 2018
March 9, 2019 February 8, 2019
May 4, 2019 April 5, 2019
June 1, 2019 May 3, 2019

Register online at www.collegeboard.com

 


 

*Examinees must register by the deadline or be subject to late fees.

Bryan Campus - Report time is 7:30 a.m. - Academic Building, second floor. Enter the door upstairs nearest the parking lot. No Ticket, No Photo ID, No Admission!

State Test Exemptions Scores

Students may be exempt from taking the state-mandated placement test if they satisfy the following minimum test scores on the ACT, SAT, or TAKS Tests:

Test

Composite Score

English/Reading

Math

Writing/Essay

ACT 23 19 19 ---
SAT 1070 500 500 ---
SAT: March 5, 2016 or later   480 530  
TAKS   2200/3 2200 2200/3