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Student Testing App Available

The technology coordinator should download and distribute the app as soon as possible, so students can preview sample exam questions, confirm device settings, and prepare for exam day.

Prepare Proctors

Review the new Exam Day Guide and proctor and student experience video to understand Test Day Toolkit and the exam day flow.

Watch New Digital Exam Videos

Help your students learn what it’s like to take a digital AP Exam and get ready for exam day.

Jumpstart Your Planning

Prepare for Exam Day

Planning guide for AP coordinators.

See Guide

Get Tech Requirements

Network requirements, device specifications, installation info.

Go to Specs

Review Accommodations

How accommodations work for in-school digital exams.

See Details

About In-School Digital Exams


  • Full-length exams administered by proctors in schools
  • Similar in-app exam features as 2021 digital AP Exams: countdown timer and annotation
  • Students can take in-school digital exams with approved accommodations
  • Schools will need to download the 2022 version of the digital testing app

What’s Different and What’s Not

Just Like Paper Testing

  • Exam dates and times

  • Question types and number of questions

  • Seating and spacing requirements

  • Proctor/student ratios

  • Score reporting timeline

New This Year

  • Students can skip and return to test questions within a section or part.

  • The student testing app is downloaded before exam day, but no setup is needed.

  • Shared devices and iPads with keyboards are supported.

  • Proctors use a web application called Test Day Toolkit to start and monitor exams.

Key Tasks and Deadlines

  • 2022


    Digital applications released

    Testing app with app preview questions and Test Day Toolkit available

  • 2022


    Exam days

    AP English Literature and Composition Exam on May 4 and AP World History: Modern Exam on May 12

  • 2022


    Scores available

View Complete Timeline

Technical Support on Exam Day

Most issues are easily resolved by restarting the testing app or device. Additional troubleshooting information is available in the Technology Coordinator Guide. Technical support will also be available by phone.

Training and Resources

We’ll be sharing guides, informational webinars, and previews to prepare you for exam day. Coordinators will also find ready-made resources to use when they train proctors.

Available Now

Join us for our next informational webinar on April 13.

Test Day Toolkit Preview

See how proctors will use Test Day Toolkit to administer digital AP Exams.


Related Topics


Contact AP Services for Educators at 877-274-6474 (toll free in the United States and Canada).