What is the cost of AP Exams?

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The base exam fees for 2020-21 are:

  • The fee is $95 per exam in the U.S., U.S. territories, Canada, and DoDEA schools.
  • The fee is $125 per exam at schools everywhere else. The fees vary for exams administered at College Board–authorized testing centers outside the United States.
  • The fee is $143 per exam for AP Capstone™ Exams (AP Seminar and AP Research).

The per-exam rebate that schools can retain to offset exam administration costs is $9. Additional fees may apply to exams ordered after November 13, 2020. See What are this year’s policies for Late Order and Unused/Canceled Exam Fees?