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AP Exam Schedule


AP Exam Schedule 2022 – The candidates who want to appear for the Advanced placement test must check the schedule of the AP Exam online. The College Board score accepted in US and Canada conducts the exam to offer admission in University level courses. The students can appear for the exam while in high school as per the schedule. The test will be held for two weeks. 

As per the AP Exam Schedule, the officials will commence the test tentatively by May 2, 2022. The officials conduct the test again as per the late testing dates for some subjects to support the candidates. The exams will be held in the morning as well as afternoon sessions. The aspirants are advised to follow the time and dates given in the schedule. Read the article to know more about the AP Exam Schedule.

AP Exam Schedule 2022

The coordinators are responsible for informing the aspirants about the test centre. High school students worldwide can take up the test to earn college credit and placement. Check below the AP Exam Schedule-

AP Exam Week 1 Schedule 2022

Week 1Morning 8 A.M Local TimeAfternoon 12 Noon Local Time
May 2, 2022
United States Government and Politics
Japanese Language and Culture
Spanish Literature and Culture
May 3, 2022
Environmental SciencePsychology
May 4, 2022
English Literature and CompositionComparative Government and Politics
Computer Science-A
May 5, 2022
Human Geography
Seminar Statistics
May 6, 2022
European History
United States History
Art History

Note: On the last day, coordinators need to submit digital portfolios (by 8 p.m. ET) and gather 2-D Art and Design and Drawing students for physical portfolio assembly.

AP Exam Week 2 Schedule 2022

Week 2Morning 8 A.M Local TimeAfternoon 12 Noon Local TimeAfternoon 2 P.M Local Time
May 09, 2022
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Computer Science Principles
Italian Language and Culture
May 10, 2022
English Language and CompositionPhysics C: MechanicsPhysics C: Electricity and Magnetism
May 11, 2022
Chinese Language and Culture 
Spanish Language and Culture
May 12, 2022
French Language and Culture
World History: Modern
Physics 1: Algebra-Based
May 13, 2022
German Language and Culture
Music Theory
Physics 2: Algebra-Based

AP Exam Schedule 2022 Late Testing 

The officials release the late testing dates to help the high school students to take the exam who have missed the earlier dates. The College Board develops alternate forms of each exam for late testing to preserve the security of the AP Exam. The regular exam forms cannot be used for late testing. The aspirants participating in late testing must take the alternate exam on the specified date and at a specified time only. Check below the AP Exam late testing dates-

Late Testing Dates

DatesMorning 8 A.M Local TimeAfternoon 12 Noon Local Time
May 17, 2022
Environmental SciencePsychology
May 18, 2022
ChemistryComparative Government and Politics
 Computer Science AComputer Science Principles
 Physics C: Electricity and MagnetismEnglish Literature and Composition
 United States HistorySpanish Literature and Culture
 Chinese Language and CultureArt History
May 19, 2022
English Language and CompositionBiology
 German Language and CultureFrench Language and Culture
 Human GeographyJapanese Language and Culture
 Physics 1: Algebra-BasedLatin
  Physics C: Mechanics
May 20, 2022
Calculus ABEuropean History
 Calculus BCItalian Language and Culture
 MicroeconomicsMusic Theory
 Physics 2: Algebra-BasedSeminar
 Spanish Language and CultureUnited States Government and Politics
  World History: Modern

AP Exam Schedule Late Testing Reasons

The candidates must have a valid reason to take the exam on late testing dates. The aspirants with the below-mentioned reasons do not need to incur a fee-

  1. Two AP Exams on the same date at the same time
  2. Student court appearance
  3. Strike/labor conflict
  4. School closing: election, national holiday, or natural disaster
  5. Religious holiday/observance
  6. Language lab scheduling conflict
  7. High school graduation
  8. Emergency: serious injury, illness, or family tragedy
  9. Emergency: bomb scare or fire alarm
  10. Disabilities accommodation issue
  11. Conflict with nationally, province-, or state-mandated test 
  12. Conflict with IB or Cambridge exam 
  13. Athletic contest/event
  14. Academic contest/event

Note: Reason other than the ones listed above will incur an additional fee of $40 per exam.

AP Exam Schedule Important Instructions

  1. If a school is unable to follow AP security procedures and doesn’t administer the alternate exams on the specified dates at the specified times, scores for those exams will be cancelled. In such a case, the aspirants score in the alternate exam may be reported later than regularly scheduled exams.
  2. The candidate’s free-response booklets from alternate exams are not available for procurement.
  3. Early testing or testing at times other than those published by the College Board is not allowed under any circumstances.
  4. The students appearing for AP seminar and research must submit performance tasks as final and the result must be available on April 30, 2022.
  5. Seminar End-of-Course Exams are only available to aspirants at schools participating in the AP Capstone Diploma program.
  6. The aspirants participating in AP Computer Science Principles must submit all performance tasks as final in the AP Digital Portfolio before 11:59 p.m. ET on April 30, 2022.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Is the AP Exam schedule the same every year?
Ans: AP Exams generally occur in the first two weeks of May. However, the dates may vary.

Q. What if two AP Exams are at the same time?
Ans: If two AP exams are scheduled simultaneously, the aspirant is eligible for late testing. 

Q. How often AP Exams are conducted?
Ans: The officials conduct AP Exams once a year. 

Q. When do the officials conduct alternate AP Exams?
Ans: The officials conduct alternate AP exams after the primary test.

Q. How many AP Exams can you take?
Ans: The aspirants can take as many AP Exams as they are prepared for each year. 

Q. What is the mode of release of the AP Exam schedule?
Ans: The officials will release the schedule of the AP Exam online. 

We hope that this information on the AP Exam Schedule has helped you. If you have any queries, you can ask us, and we will answer you. Use the comment section below for any questions and comments.

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