2025 AP Exam Dates

The 2025 AP Exams will be administered in schools over two weeks in May: May 5–9 and May 12–16. AP 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. Late-testing dates are available if students cannot test during the first two weeks of May. See the late-testing schedule.

Week 1Morning 8 a.m.
Local Time
Afternoon 12 p.m.
Local Time
May 5, 2025



European History


May 6, 2025


Human Geography

United States Government and Politics


May 7, 2025

English Literature and Composition


Comparative Government and Politics

Computer Science A

May 8, 2025

African American Studies


Japanese Language and Culture

World History: Modern

May 9, 2025

Italian  Language and Culture 

United States History

Chinese Language and Culture


Art and Design: Friday, May 9, 2025 (8 p.m. ET), is the deadline for AP Art and Design students to submit their three portfolio components as final in the AP Digital Portfolio.


Week 2Morning 8 a.m.
Local Time
Afternoon 12 p.m.
Local Time
May 12, 2025

Calculus AB

Calculus BC

Music Theory


May 13, 2025

French Language and Culture


Environmental Science

Physics 2: Algebra-Based

May 14, 2025

English Language and Composition

German Language and Culture

Physics C: Mechanics


May 15, 2025

Art History

Spanish Language and Culture

Computer Science Principles

Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

May 16, 2025

Physics 1: Algebra-Based

Spanish Literature and Culture




Please note: 

  • AP coordinators should order 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. 
  • AP Seminar end-of-course exams are only available to students taking AP Seminar at a school participating in the AP Capstone™ Diploma Program. 
  • Note: This year, AP African American Studies exams can only be ordered and administered by schools in the U.S.
  • April 30, 2025 (11:59 p.m. ET) is the deadline for: 
    • AP Seminar and AP Research students to submit performance tasks as final and their presentations to be scored by their AP Seminar or AP Research teachers. 
    • AP Computer Science Principles students to submit their Create performance task as final.

Late Testing 

Occasionally, circumstances make it necessary for students to test late. To preserve the security of AP Exams, alternate versions of the exams 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.