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NIU 2016 ACT Spring Test Prep I (Saturdays)

The Northern Illinois University ACT Test Prep program promoted individualized attention in a small classroom setting and offers students a chance to best prepare themselves for the ACT test.


Location:  Northern Illinois University

                 Graham Hall TBD

                 DeKalb, IL 60115


Dates:  Five Saturdays:  February 06, 2016 - Pre-test

                                    February 13, 2016 - English

                                    February 20, 2016 - Reading and Science Reasoning

                                    February 27, 2016 - Math

                                    March 05, 2016   - Post-test


Time:  1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Parking:  Parking is free on Saturdays


Registration fee includes instruction book, CD-ROM and retired ACT tests (it does not include registration to take the actual ACT test). Materials distributed first day of class.


National ACT Test Dates:


February 6, 2016
Registration Deadline: January 8, 2016
Late Fee Required: January 9 - 15, 2016

April 9, 2016

Registration Deadline:  March 4, 2016
Late Fee Required: March 5 - 18, 2016


June 11, 2016

Registration Deadline:  May 6, 2016

Late Fee Required:  May 7 - 20, 2016


The ACT includes 215 multiple-choice questions and takes approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes to complete with breaks.  Actual testing time is 2 hours and 55 minutes.


Cancellation/Refund Policy:  All registrations confirmed by payment. If you cancel, you must cancel at least seven working days before the test review to receive a refund, if the request is made after that point no refund will be granted.  Any refund provided will be accessed a $25 cancellation fee.  E-mail your cancelation request to

Please note that the charge to your credit card will appear on your statement as 'NIU Outreach, DeKalb, IL'


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Questions:  Contact the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences External Programming at (815) 753-5200 or