Later Testing Options Important Updates
AP coordinators can now move students to a later testing window—Administration 2 or Administration 3—in AP Registration and Ordering. Review the instructions, which are also available in the AP Digital Testing Guide.
Review the updated 2021 AP Exam schedule for Administration 1, Administration 2, and Administration 3.
- We’ll provide 2 later exam dates, one in the second half of May and the other during the first half of June. These dates will also serve as the makeup dates for any earlier exam administration.
- Administration 2: May 18–21, 24–28
- Administration 3: June 1–4, 7–11
Deadlines to Switch a Student to a Later Exam Administration
See Updating Your Exam Order for details about the deadlines to move students to a later exam administration. See Deadlines to Assign Students to Digital Exams for the deadlines, per exam subject and administration, to move students with an existing exam order to a digital exam date.
How to Switch a Student to a Later AP Exam Administration
Watch the AP Quick Start video on moving students to a later exam:
AP Coordinator's Manual, Part 1 2020-21
This manual provides detailed information about everything AP coordinators need to do from the start of the school year through the November 13 exam ordering deadline.
AP Coordinator's Manual, Part 2 2020-21
Updated May 2021
This manual provides detailed information about this year’s paper and pencil AP Exams, including exam administration policies and procedures and post-exam tasks. Note: The May update is a clarification to the packing list information on p.90.
AP Digital Testing Guide
Updated May 3
View the AP Digital Testing Guide for detailed information about 2021 digital AP Exams.