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ACT FEE WAIVER

Eligibility for ACT fee waiver


Eligibility Requirements Each student who receives an ACT Fee Waiver

must meet ALL eligibility requirements:

1. Be currently enrolled in high school in the 11th or 12th grade.


2. Be a US citizen or testing in the US, US territories, or Puerto Rico.


3. Meet one or more of the indicators of economic need listed below: 

● Enrolled in a federal free or reduced-price lunch program at school, based on USDA income levels (see table below). 
● Enrolled in a program for the economically disadvantaged (for example, a federally funded program such as GEAR UP or Upward Bound). Note: If the student participates in a program, but is not economically disadvantaged, they are not eligible for a fee waiver. 
● Resides in a foster home, is a ward of the state, or is homeless. 
● Family receives low-income public assistance or lives in federally subsidized public housing. 
● Family’s total annual income is at or below USDA levels for free or reduced-price lunches (see table below).


​Click Here for the 2016-2017 Fee Waiver Form