Under what circumstances can a student test late?

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No Additional Fee Incurred

Additional Fee Incurred: $45 per Exam

Conflict with IB exam

Academic contest/event

Conflict with state-, province-, or nationally-mandated test

Athletic contest/event

Disabilities accommodation issue

Conflict with non-AP and non-IB exam

Emergency: bomb scare or fire alarm

Family/personal commitment

Emergency: serious injury, illness, or family tragedy

Ordering error

Language lab scheduling conflict

Other school event

Religious holiday/observance

School closing (local decision, non-emergency)

School closing: election, national holiday, or natural disaster


Strike/labor conflict


Three or more AP Exams on same date


Two AP Exams on same date and time


Any other reasons must be approved by AP Services for Educators before ordering an alternate exam.