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ACT Residual
ACT Residual

The ACT Residual exams are given on the Roane County and Oak Ridge campuses for students who have an application on file at Roane State. The ACT Residual test results are reported only to Roane State for placement purposes. Score reports are not available to other institutions or scholarship agencies.

Who should take the ACT Residual?

Roane County High School students interested in Middle College candidacy please click here: Middle College ACT-R.

Those who have an admission application on file in the Roane State Admissions and Records Office and who plan to attend Roane State should test.

If you are not yet 21 years old and your ACT scores from high school are three (3) or more years old, you must take the ACT-Residual* or the ACT-National in order to attend Roane State.

If you plan to apply for the Tennessee Education Lottery Scholarship Program, YOU MUST SUBMIT ACT SCORES OBTAINED ON A NATIONAL TEST.  Scores from the ACT Residual ARE NOT VALID for any Tennessee Education Lottery Scholarship Program.

* Please, note that ACT-Residual testing is strictly for admission to Roane State. Test scores WILL NOT be released to high schools, universities, educational facilities, or scholarship agencies. Scores from the ACT-National test may be submitted in lieu of the ACT-Residual.

For the ACT-National test, Roane State's testing center code for the Roane County Campus is 039850.  Registration packets are available at your local high school or at

Students who test must:

  • Apply for admission to Roane State and receive a Roane State Identification Number (R#).
  • Pay the ACT Residual test fee of $40.00.  This fee MUST be paid at the Business/Cashier's Office (any campus). Please retain your receipt as it is required at the time of testing.
  • Bring your photo driver's license, state ID card, or a letter of identification from your high school counselor or principal.
  • Bring your fee receipt (from payment of the ACT Residual test fee) to the test. Without one of the identifications listed above and the fee receipt, testing may be denied.
  • Be prepared to stay 3.5 to 4 hours for the duration of the test. Late arrivals may be denied testing.
  • You may bring a non-printing, non-graphing calculator for use during the test. If you are unsure if your calculator is appropriate, you may use the following link to check: A limited number of calculators are available at the Testing Center.

Roane State Identification Number (R#) is REQUIRED to register. Click here to find your R#. If you do not have a R# and it has been atleast 7 business days since you applied, please contact Admissions & Records.

Register Online Now!

If you experience difficulty registering online, contact the Oak Ridge Branch Campus Testing Center at (865) 481-2000 ext. 2251 and have your R# ready.

Testing Center Room T-203 (Located in the Technology Building)

Monday, April 13, 2015   9:00 AM
Friday, May 8, 2015   1:30 PM
Tuesday, June 2, 2015   9:00 AM
Monday, June 8, 2015   1:30 PM
Wednesday, June 10, 2015   1:30 PM
Monday, July 6, 2015   9:00 AM
Wednesday, July 22, 2015   1:30 PM
Monday, August 3, 2015   1:30 PM
Monday, August 17, 2015   1:30 PM
Thursday, September 10, 2015   9:00 AM
Thursday, November 19, 2015   9:00 AM
Tuesday, December 8, 2015   9:00 AM

Testing Center Room F-103

Friday, April 10, 2015   9:30 AM
Thursday, May 14, 2015   9:30 AM
Friday, June 19, 2015   9:30 AM
Tuesday, July 21, 2015   9:30 AM
Friday, August 7, 2015  12:30 PM
Wednesday, August 12, 2015   9:30 AM
Friday, September 18, 2015   9:30 AM
Thursday, November 19, 2015   9:00 AM
Monday, December 14, 2015   9:30 AM


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