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Important Updates

2021 AP Exam Schedules
The 2021 AP Exam schedule and the 2021 AP late-testing dates are now available. To support students observing Eid al-Fitr, we’ll be administering all exams planned for May 13, 2021, again on Tuesday, May 18, 2021.

The 2020 AP Exams will be administered over two weeks in May: May 4 through 8 and May 11 through 15. Coordinators are responsible for notifying students when and where to report for the exams. Early testing or testing at times other than those published by College Board is not permitted under any circumstances.

AP Exam Fees and Reductions

2020 AP Exam schedule

Week 1

Morning 8 a.m.
Local Time

Afternoon 12 noon
Local Time

Afternoon
2 p.m.
Local Time

Monday, 
May 4, 2020

United States Government and Politics

Physics C: Mechanics

Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

Tuesday, 
May 5, 2020

Calculus AB

 

Calculus BC

German Language and Culture

 

Human Geography

 

Wednesday, 
May 6, 2020

English Literature and Composition

European History

 

Physics 2: Algebra-Based

 

Thursday, 
May 7, 2020

Chemistry

 

Spanish Literature and Culture

Japanese Language and Culture

 

Physics 1: Algebra-Based

 

Friday, 
May 8, 2020

United States History

Art History

 

Computer Science A

 

Art and Design—AP 2-D Art and Design, 3-D Art and Design, and Drawing  – last day for coordinators to submit digital portfolios (by 8 p.m. ET) and to gather 2-D Art and Design and Drawing students for physical portfolio assembly. 

Teachers should have forwarded students’ completed digital portfolios to coordinators before this date.

 
2020 AP Exam schedule

Week 2

Morning 8 a.m.
Local Time

Afternoon
12 noon
Local Time

Monday,
May 11, 2020

Biology

Chinese Language and Culture

 

Environmental Science

Tuesday,
May 12, 2020

Seminar

 

Spanish Language and Culture

Latin

 

Psychology

Wednesday,
May 13, 2020

English Language and Composition

Microeconomics

 

Music Theory

Thursday,
May 14, 2020

Comparative Government and Politics

 

World History: Modern

Italian Language and Culture

 

Macroeconomics

Friday,
May 15, 2020

Computer Science Principles

 

French Language and Culture

Statistics

Please note:

  • Coordinators are responsible for notifying students when and where to report for the exams. Early testing or testing at times other than those published by College Board is not permitted under any circumstances.
  • Coordinators should order alternate (late-testing) exams for students who would like to take exams that are scheduled for the same time.
  • Schools must begin the morning exam administration between 8 and 9 a.m. local time and the afternoon exam administration between 12 and 1 p.m. local time. The AP Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism Exam must begin between 2 and 3 p.m. local time.
  • Schools in Alaska must begin the morning exam administration between 7 and 8 a.m. local time, and the afternoon exam administration between 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. local time. The AP Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism Exam in Alaska must begin between 1 and 2 p.m. local time.
  • AP Seminar and AP Research students must submit performance tasks as final and their presentations must be scored by their AP Seminar or AP Research teachers no later than 11:59 p.m. ET on April 30, 2020. AP Seminar End-of-Course Exams are only available to students at schools participating in the AP Capstone Diploma program.
  • Students participating in AP Computer Science Principles must submit all performance tasks as final in the AP Digital Portfolio no later than 11:59 p.m. ET on April 30, 2020.

Late Testing

Occasionally, circumstances make it necessary for students to test late. To preserve the security of AP Exams, alternate forms are used for late testing. All students who participate in late testing at a given school must take these alternate exams on the scheduled late-testing dates at the scheduled times. See Late-Testing Policies for full details.

Contact

AP Services
P.O. Box 6671
Princeton, New Jersey 08541-6671
Phone: 877-274-6474 (toll free in the United States and Canada) or 212-632-1781
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