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    Fee waivers are available from CCHS counselors for the following fee-required items:

    • SAT test registration
    • SAT Subject test registration
    • ACT test registration
    • College applications
    • NCAA Eligibility processing
    Students wanting a fee waiver should see their counselor. Students are usually eligible for fee waivers by showing they receive free or reduced lunch. Families who do not have the Fall letter from Child Nutrition confirming eligibility can sign the letter below and return it to their counselor. The counselor will send it to CCS Child Nutrition and get confirmation of the student's lunch status.

    SAT ACT fee waiver eligibility form
     
    Once the CCHS counselor determines that a student is eligible they will give the student any needed fee waivers. 

    Once a student has a fee waiver:

    To sign up for the SAT you should do the following:
    • Go to https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat/taking-the-test 
    • Enter your SAT fee waiver code toward the end of your online registration.
    • First time registration will take you 30-45 minutes to complete.
    • Once you’ve completed registration you should print and keep your admission ticket for the test.

    To sign up for the ACT you should do the following:

    • Go to this LINK and click on create an account
    • You will need your ACT ID# from the ACT you took as an 11th grader in February. Using this ID # will link your CCHS scores to your new ACT account you create.
    • First time registration will take you 30-45 minutes to complete.
    • Once you’ve completed registration you should print and keep your admission ticket for the test.

    Remember these things about fee waivers:

    • Eligible students can receive two total SAT fee waivers, and two total ACT waivers.
    • If you want another waiver just email your counselor and let them know what test you will be taking. Your counselor will get you the waivers.
    • See registration dates and deadlines for SAT at https://sat.collegeboard.org/register/sat-us-dates
    • See registration dates and deadlines for ACT at http://www.actstudent.org/regist/dates.html
    • You can use SAT fee waivers to even sign up by the LATE deadline (But cannot sign up late for ACT).
    • You can receive 4 college application waivers. You will mail them to your college.
    • Each college can handle application waivers differently. Be sure to look at your college's admissions website and see how you must apply. (Online through their website? On CFNC? Some other way?)
    • Your College Application fee waivers are located in your Collegeboard dashboard. (If you are a junior now using a fee waiver). You can print them from there.
    • See more about SAT waivers at https://sat.collegeboard.org/register/sat-fee-waivers
    • See more about ACT fee waivers at http://www.actstudent.org/faq/feewaiver.html
    • See more about Collegeboard College Application fee waivers at https://sat.collegeboard.org/register/sat-fee-waivers

     

Last Modified on December 19, 2019