PSAT/NMSQT Home Page
What to Do Now
Students: Prepare for the Redesigned PSAT/NMSQT
Get familiar with the changes, view sample questions, and start getting ready for 2015.
Coordinators: Order the PSAT/NMSQT
Use PSAT/NMSQT Ordering to choose a test date, order test books, and request fee waivers.
When and Where
2014 Test Dates
Students take the PSAT/NMSQT at school on one of these two dates:
- Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014
- Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014
Registration and Fees
Sign Up at School
Students sign up for the PSAT/NMSQT with their school counselor. Online registration is not available to students or parents.
The PSAT/NMSQT costs $14. Schools can request fee waivers for 11th-grade students.
Who Takes the PSAT/NMSQT
Over 3.6 million students take the PSAT/NMSQT each year. Only 11th-grade students can qualify for scholarships and recognition, but younger students benefit from early feedback on their skills.