SAT Registration

RARachit Agrawal
Updated OnJan 29, 2023

SAT Registration

SAT Registration can be done both online and offline. Since SAT is an important exam for an international student, registering for it should be done with care and priority. SAT Registration can be done by following a few easy steps. They are majorly registering, filling in details, and then payment. The registrations are usually done by the high school students, studying in 12th and 11th. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, SAT registrations at some offline centers might not be available.  Therefore, registering online is a better option.

How to register for SAT?

Registering for SAT through online 

Registering for SAT online is a very simple process and can be done within a few minutes. It can be done through the official SAT registration website. A few steps should be followed for the same. In case, if the candidate wants to pause the registration process, they can continue by saving their updated details. 

The steps to register for SAT online is as follows:

  • Sign in or Sign up through the official SAT website.
  • Create the account
  • Fill in your details
  • Submit all the required documents
  • Select your nearest test center and date
  • Submit a clear photograph of your (the candidate)
  • Pay the application fee

SAT Registration Online (2021)

The applicants aspiring for undergraduate admissions have to registration for SAT Exam  through the mail (offline) or online method. The applicants can register for SAT Exam throughout the year. Moreover, if the applicant is registering for SAT online, creating a login account is the first and foremost step. If applying by mail, the applicant must send a form with a draft through the post. After registering for the exam, the applicant must pay fees to complete the registration process and book the entrance exam date beforehand. However, the applicant has to pay an extra fee for changing the last date or late registration. 

To have a clear understanding of SAT exam registration 2021 online or by mail, take a look below:

Online SAT Registration

  • The first step is to visit the College Board official website and create an account.
  • The applicant can create an account by adding details like name, age, contact number, high school information, etc. 
  • After creating the account, select the test centre and date for SAT Exam.
  • Further, upload a clear picture on the form with other asked documents. 
  • After uploading the photograph, pay the required fee for SAT Exam and print the admission ticket for future purposes. 

SAT Registration by Mail

  • To register by mail, the applicant should ask for the SAT student registration booklet by the College Board. 
  • After receiving it, please fill the form and send it to the College Board. 
  • Along with the form, a demand draft needs to be sent to the Board for registration for SAT Exam. 
  • Additionally, pay the fee through check or money order with the form inserting all into an envelope.

SAT Registration Fees

The SAT registration fee is $55. However, if you are an international candidate, a non-U. S Regional fee is applicable depending on the region you are living in and appearing for. The Non-U. S Regional Fee for India is $49. The following chart shows additional fees in addition to the SAT Registration fees:




Test Center Fee

Few test centers require an additional fee


Change Registration 

In case of changing the test centers, this fee is required


Cancel Registration

For canceling the registration


Late cancel registration

For canceling the registration after the deadline


Waitlist Fee

In case you are admitted to the test center on the test day


Additional score test reports

Additional score reports ordered outside of time period


Rush Order

To get faster test scores within 2-3 business days


SAT Registration fees without essay 

The registration fee if candidates need to give the exam without an essay in India



✅ How can we register for the SAT?

Ans: A candidate can register for SAT through an online website as well as mail. Registering online is much easier and takes up to 30 minutes. In some circumstances, a candidate can also mail their application form within the first deadline. 

✅ What are the requirements to be filled while registering for SAT?

Ans: One needs to fill in their personal details, demographic details, details about their parents, and academic details while filling up the form. Valid photo identification and a photograph is required too.

✅ What are the steps to register for SAT?

Ans: Following are the steps for registration for SAT 

  • Sign in or Sign up through the official SAT website.
  • Create the account
  • Fill in your details
  • Submit all the required documents
  • Select your nearest test centerand date
  • Submit a clear photograph of your (the candidate)
  • Pay the application fee

✅ Which is an easier way to register for SAT?

Ans: Registering online for SAT is a quick process. A mail can take many days to be delivered and is expected under some special circumstances only.

✅What is the non-U. S regional fee for India for SAT registration?

Ans: The non-U. S regional fee for India to register for SAT is $49. If a test with essay is required, one has to pay $101 for registration. 

About the Author
Rachit Agrawal
Study Abroad Expert & Co-Founder @ AdmitKard
Rachit believes in the power of education and has studied from the top institutes of IIIT Allahabad, IIM Calcutta, and Francois Rabelias in France. He has worked as Software Developer with Microsoft and Adobe. Post his MBA, he worked with the world's # 1 consulting firm, The Boston Consulting Group across multiple geographies US, South-East Asia and Europe.