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PSAT/NMSQT Dates & Deadlines

Date Event or Deadline
Mid-April 2010 Registration announcement is mailed to schools, and online ordering for 2010 PSAT/NMSQT begins
Mid-April 2010 Schools notified of high-scoring students on 2009 PSAT/NMSQT for National Merit Program's College Plans Reporting Service
May, 2010 Schools notified of high-scoring Hispanic/Latino students on 2009 PSAT/NMSQT and asked to return an NHRP verification form for each student
June 15, 2010 Order 2010 PSAT/NMSQT test materials by this date for timely receipt of student preparation materials
June 15, 2010 DEADLINE to request fee waivers online
June 30, 2010 DEADLINE to submit NHRP verification forms
Early August 2010 Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD) rosters of students and their approved accommodations sent to schools
August 2, 2010 DEADLINE for schools outside the U.S. to reduce PSAT/NMSQT test book orders
August 25, 2010 DEADLINE for receipt of complete SSD Eligibility Forms for students whose documentation must be reviewed by the College Board
August 27, 2010 DEADLINE for U.S. schools to reduce PSAT/NMSQT test book orders
Late August 2010 2011 National Merit Program Semifinalist notifications mailed to principals
Early September 2010 Booklet listing 2011 National Merit Program Semifinalists and Guide to the National Merit Program mailed to schools
September 8, 2010 DEADLINE for receipt of complete SSD Student Eligibility Forms for students whose documentation does not need review by the College Board
September, 2010 2010 NHRP scholars announced
September 15, 2010 DEADLINE for schools outside the U.S. to increase PSAT/NMSQT test book orders
September 22, 2010 DEADLINE for U.S. schools to increase PSAT/NMSQT test book orders
October 6, 2010 PSAT/NMSQT test materials delivered to schools by this date
October 13, 2010 PSAT/NMSQT administration
October 16, 2010 PSAT/NMSQT administration
November 12, 2010 DEADLINE for receipt of completed Fee Waiver Rosters (fee waiver allocations will be removed after this date if rosters are not returned)
November 24, 2010 First DEADLINE to order optional PSAT/NMSQT reports
December 1, 2010 DEADLINE for new NHRP nominations
Early December 2010 PSAT/NMSQT Score Reports and interpretive materials are mailed to schools
Mid-December 2010 Students can access My College QuickStart at www.collegeboard.com/quickstart
December, 2010 Web release of AP Potential, available at www.collegeboard.com/reports
January, 2011 Web release of Summary of Answers and Skills (SOAS) report, available at www.collegeboard.com/reports
February 25, 2011 Extended DEADLINE for ordering optional PSAT/NMSQT reports
Early February 2011 Principals notified of finalists in the 2011 National Merit Scholarship Competition
February, 2011 PSAT/NMSQT State Summary Reports (college-bound juniors and seniors) available online at www.collegeboard.com/reports
March through May 2011 Mailing begins to principals and recipients of 2011 National Merit Scholarship awards (through May)
March 1, 2011 Postmark DEADLINE for students who missed the 2010 PSAT/NMSQT to request information about another route of entry to the 2012 National Merit Program
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