PSAT 8/9 Test Dates and Deadlines for Educators

The PSAT 8/9 is offered during these testing windows:

  • September 20, 2021–January 28, 2022
  • February 21, 2022–March 25, 2022
  • April 13–29, 2022

Key dates for the PSAT 8/9 depend on whether you offer the test digitally or on paper:

  • If you want to administer the paper PSAT 8/9, use the timeline on this page.
  • If you want to administer the PSAT 8/9 digitally, use the timelines on the Important Dates page.

If your school is administering tests as part of a state or district contract, contact your assessment office for important dates.

Week of Test International Ordering Deadline** U.S. Ordering Deadline* Test Books Delivered
Sep 20, 2021 Aug 17, 2021 Aug 23, 2021 Sep 13, 2021
Sep 27, 2021 Aug 24, 2021 Aug 30, 2021 Sep 20, 2021
Oct 4, 2021
Oct 11, 2021
Sep 8, 2021 Sep 17, 2021 Sep 29, 2021
Oct 18, 2021 Sep 13, 2021 Sep 20, 2021 Oct 12, 2021
Oct 25, 2021 Sep 20, 2021 Sep 27, 2021 Oct 18, 2021
Nov 1, 2021 Sep 27, 2021 Oct 4, 2021 Oct 25, 2021
Nov 8, 2021 Oct 4, 2021 Oct 12, 2021 Nov 1, 2021
Nov 15, 2021
Nov 22, 2021
Oct 12, 2021 Oct 18, 2021 Nov 8, 2021
Nov 29, 2021 Oct 25, 2021 Nov 1, 2021 Nov 15, 2021
Dec 6, 2021 Nov 1, 2021 Nov 8, 2021 Nov 29, 2021
Jan 10, 2022
Jan 17, 2022
Jan 24, 2022
Nov 29, 2021 Dec 6, 2021 Jan 3, 2022
Orders can't be placed for these dates: January 31–February 20, 2022.
Feb 21, 2022
Feb 28, 2022
Mar 7, 2022
Mar 14, 2022
Mar 21, 2022
Jan 7, 2022 Jan 28, 2022 Feb 15, 2022
Apr 11, 2022
Apr 18, 2022
Apr 25, 2022
Feb 18, 2022 Feb 25, 2022 Apr 4, 2022
*Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and American Samoa are subject to U.S. order deadlines.
**Canada, Guam, Marshall Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, and Palau are subject to international order deadlines.

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