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What Colleges Have Decided about the Writing Test

Some colleges and universities have decided to require or to recommend that their applicants submit scores from the ACT Writing Test.

Others have decided writing test scores are not needed; their applicants do not need to take the test.

Others have not yet reported their decision to ACT.

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Note: The information reported here reflects what was most recently provided to ACT by colleges and universities. For specific information about an institution's writing test decision or admission requirements, please contact its Admissions Office.

For specific information about the requirements of a scholarship program, check directly with the scholarship agency.

The NCAA has advised ACT the writing test is not needed for initial eligibility.