As an element of our holistic admissions procedure, we utilize standard evaluating to achieve more understanding of the scholastic planning of your candidates. These tests represent one component within our admissions procedure along with other scholastic and non-academic facets.
The school Board and ACT offer free resources that will help you be ready for the exams. Follow these links for more information on get yourself ready for the SAT therefore the ACT .
Our evaluating policy can be follows:
TOEFL or IELTS (For worldwide candidates – see Required Testing section)
Two SAT Subject Tests (further recommendations below)
- We don’t require the composing portion for the ACT.
- Present (March 2015 onwards): We don’t require the essay part of the present SAT.
- Pupils who will be indigenous speakers of English or whom attend school where in actuality the language of instruction is English are not necessary to make the TOEFL or IELTS.
Penn will review self-reported SAT and ACT test ratings from very very first 12 months applications going to high schools in the us. Recruited athletes and pupils going to high schools not in the U.S. have to submit formal evaluating through the correct evaluation agency or source that is university-approved. To self-report your ratings, utilize the assessment element of the normal Application, Coalition Application, or QuestBridge Application. We suggest which you self-report each test you are going to used to choose the greatest rating in each area.
Admitted students must submit official rating reports prior to enrollment. If you should be self-reporting parts from numerous test times you then must submit formal reports from each sitting ahead of enrollment. Then please be sure your self-reporting is accurate if you choose to self-report your tests scores. Penn reserves the best to rescind admission in the event of applicant misrepresentation including discrepancies between self-reported and test that is official.
Tests must certanly be taken because of the appropriate application due date: