Preliminary SAT Test (PSAT) & PreACT Information
About the PSAT
The Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) is a program cosponsored by the College Board and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC). The PSAT is a standardized exam targeted at 11th graders that provides firsthand practice for the SAT®. Students who take the PSAT and score well are eligible for NMSC scholarship programs and gain access to college and career planning tools. The PSAT is administered mid-October each year.