ACT Residual Testing
GENERAL INFORMATION The ACT Residual (ACTR) is a three-hour exam for students that are seeking entrance into the Teacher Education Program or admission into UTC. The ACTR test score is only valid for UTC and cannot be transferred to another university.
On test day, a total of three and one-half hours will be required for exam administration. The exam fee is $50, payable by check to UTC (non-refundable).
Please Note: If you are planning to use your ACTR score in order to apply for scholarships, please check with the Admissions Office (423-425-4662) to be sure the residual exam satisfies scholarship requirements.
TEST DATES The ACTR is administered by appointment only on Monday afternoons at 1:00 in Hooper Hall Room 205. (for campus map, click HERE).
1. Completely fill out the attached registration form (click here for registration form).
2. Mail the registration form and check payable to UTC in the amount of $50.00 to the address on the registration form. Once your registration form and non-refundable fee are received, you will receive a phone call or email to schedule a test date. Once a test date is scheduled, a receipt confirmation and driving directions will be sent to you by return mail. Please note, if you need to reschedule for any reason, including arriving too late for your scheduled test or arriviving without ID or test fee, you must pay a $25 rescheduling fee.
3. You must have the following items with you on the day of the test:
- Picture identification
- Sharpened no. 2 pencils
TEST RESULTS A copy of your test results will be mailed to you approximately one week after the exam. A copy of your results will also be forwarded to the Admission Office at no additional cost to you.
Please Note: If you have taken the ACTR within the last 60 days, you are not eligible to test.