Applying to Georgetown? You will need to take the ACT/SAT

A reduced number of test dates means you must plan ahead. Register today!


The number of international ACT/SAT test dates available for students is changing. If you will be starting your final year of high school, register now to take the test as seating is limited and the last exams will be held months before GU-Q's application deadline.

Testing timeline


International ACT Test Dates:

  • September 7-8, 2018 (registration deadline: August 10th)
  • October 26-27, 2018 (registration deadline: September 28th)
  • December 7-8, 2018 (registration deadline: November 2nd)

To register, visit: act.org. Click on ‘Register’ and then ‘International test dates.’ Please note: Additional ACT exams that are not on this list
may no longer be offered.

International SAT Test Dates:

  • Saturday, October 6, 2018 (registration deadline : September 7th)
  • Saturday, December 1, 2018 (registration deadline: November 2nd)

To register, visit: sat.org. Click on ‘Register Now.’ Please note: The College Board has canceled the January SAT session.

GU-Q Application Deadline:

  • Friday, February 1, 2019

For a complete list of GU-Q's application requirements, visit: www.qatar.georgetown.edu/admissions