SAT® Exam
 

The SAT® Exam

 
What is the SAT® test?
The SAT® exam is designed to measure a secondary school student's reasoning skills. It is a requirement for applicants to some, but not all, U.S. and international universities. The SAT  is made up of multiple-choice questions that measure mathematical and verbal reasoning abilities.
 
*NEW - SAT - without essay*
SAT test-takers can take the SAT exam without the Essay section. Pricing details are below.
 
Where and when can I take the SAT test?
AMIDEAST/Iraq holds the SAT exam on a selected dates per year. The test is administered in paper-based format in Erbil and Baghdad.
 
SAT Test Locations/Centers:
BAGHDAD: GEI, Global English Institute, Al-Zaytoon Street, Across from Al-Zawra Park, Al-Harthiya, Baghdad
ERBIL: Language Center, Salahaddin University, Kirkuk Road, Across from General Directorate of Traffic Police, Erbil
 
 
2017- 2018 SAT test dates:
 

Actual Test Dates in Baghdad and Erbil

Registration deadline via AMIDEAST/Iraq

Online Registration Deadline

Via Credit Card Only

Registration deadline via AMIDEAST/Iraq in Baghdad

Registration deadline via AMIDEAST/Iraq in Basra

Registration deadline via AMIDEAST/Iraq in Erbil

October 7, 2017

(SAT + Subject)

August 23, 2017

August 23, 2017

August 23, 2017

September 8, 2017

November 4, 2017

(Subject/Listening)

September 20, 2017

September 20, 2017

September 20, 2017

October 5, 2017

December 2, 2017

(SAT + Subject)

October 16, 2017

October 16, 2017

October 16, 2017

November 2, 2017

March 10, 2018

(SAT)

January 22, 2018

January 22, 2018

 

January 22, 2018

 

February 9, 2018

May 6, 2018

(SAT + Subject)

March 19, 2018

March 19, 2018

March 19, 2018

April 6, 2018

June 3, 2018

(Subject)

April 16, 2018

April 16, 2018

 

April 16, 2018

 

May 3, 2018

 

How do I register?
 
ONLINE REGISTRATION: To register online, please visit www.collegeboard.com . You should have an internationally valid credit card number and a valid mailing address as well.
 
LOCAL REGISTRATION VIA AMIDEAST/IRAQ:
 
To register locally with AMIDEAST in Iraq, please visit:
 
·         The AMIDEAST office in Erbil. Registration is every day of the work week (Sunday-Thursday) from 8am to 4pm. The office is located in Ainkawa Neighborhood close to Ashtar TV, near Mar-Youhannah church, mobiles +9647507373200,  +964 750 445 9383 or +964 770 645 2275.
 
·         The AMIDEAST office in Baghdad. To register for a test, please contact massim@amideast.org or call +964 750 620 0215 or +964 0780 620 9267.
 
·         AMIDEAST representative in Basra is at the University of Basra, Bab Al-Zubair Compound, in Institute of Live Languages every Monday from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. For any questions, please contact iraq@amideast.org  
 
Students will need to review and sign the local registration student agreement, complete a paper registration form, and pay the $107.00 fee in cash for the SAT (with essay) ($47 for international processing fees and $60.00 for the SAT test fees). Those wishing to take SAT Subject Tests will need to pay a $94 fee for one SAT subject, $115 for two SAT subjects and $136 for three SAT subjects.
 
NEW:  Students can take the SAT test without the essay section for $93
 
In order to facilitate communication, we require all students using the local registration service to obtain an e-mail address. AMIDEAST/Iraq staff rely primarily on e-mail for communication with students about testing issues.
 
How do I prepare for the SAT I?
 
It is important for you to be familiar with the kinds of questions asked on the SAT I. There are several ways to prepare. Visit the SAT Web site for sample questions and tips. Do the questions and sample test in the free Taking the SAT I bulletin

What do I do on the day of the test?
·         Arrive at the test site 30 minutes before the assigned test time. Check-in procedures take time. If you arrive late, you may not be admitted to the test, and you will forfeit your test fees.
·         Bring photo bearing identification, as described in the SAT registration bulletin
·         Bring your test confirmation information
 
What about my scores?
 
My SAT Online Score Report is the best and fastest way to get your scores. It's available for free to every student who takes the SAT. Test-takers can visit www.collegeboard.com to create an account using their name as they listed on their SAT registration form, test center/date information, and a registration number. Once you have created this account, you should be able to view your score reports and other relevant information by the designated dates for each test administration.
 
Questions about any missing score reports (scores not received after 8 weeks or longer) should be directed to the Educational Testing Service, which issues the SAT score reports. An e-mail sent to the SAT customer service address sat@ets.org usually will receive a response in five to seven days. Score report problems are best avoided by careful preparation of the registration form: writing name and mailing address clearly and following payment procedures.