Families and students enrolled at Bergen County Technical School PARAMUS Campus, can register here for the 2016 PSAT/NMSQT exam to be administered on Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Please read through the information below and then click on “Order the PSAT/NMSQT Exam” to submit an order.

1. Registration & Fees

Students must register for the 2016 PSAT/NMSQT exam between September 26, 2016 and October 14, 2016 (midnight EST). No late registration is possible. The exam will be administered at Bergen County Technical School Paramus Campus on Wednesday, October 19, during school hours. The cost for each exam is $17.00.

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2. Why take the PSAT/NMSQT exam?

11th grade students are encouraged to take the PSAT for a variety of reasons: 1) it gives the most up-to-date picture of where you are likely to score on the actual SAT. This will assist you in determining where you wish to spend your time and effort in preparing for the SAT exam. 2) As a junior, you are entered as a part of the National Merit Scholar Qualifying Test (NMSQT), a competition that awards some top scoring students across the nation with scholarships. 3) Another chance at a practice exam is always a good idea. This will help you to get a feel for the actual exam, which helps to reduce testing anxiety.

3. When are scores released?

PSAT results are usually sent to schools in late December and then are released to students via College Board’s online system soon after.

4. Can I cancel my exam and receive a refund?

No. Cancellations and refunds of the exam fees is not possible.

5. What if I miss the exam?

If you miss the exam offered by Paramus on October 19th, you can contact College Board to get a list of schools offering the alternate exam on November 2 (during school hours.)

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