PPS Non-Student AP® Exam Frequently Asked Questions


Can I change when I take the exam? 

Exam dates/times are set by The College Board Note that AP® Exams must be taken only at the times established by The College Board.

How do I register and pay for the 2019 AP Exams?  

You must register for each AP® exam you intend to take.  Walk-ins on the day of the exam are not allowed. The deadline for registering and paying is February 27, 2019 at midnight, PST. To place your order, click here. (Password Required)

You will register for your AP® exams via this website for all AP® exams you plan to take. All students must complete the online form. Do not submit registration forms to your high school’s staff.

What if I need accommodations for taking an exam?

Portland Public Schools is unable to provide exam accommodations to student outside of the PPS district. Students who wish to receive testing modifications must contact their own high school/counselor ASAP.

Can I take both a morning exam and an afternoon exam on the same day?

Students may take back-to-back, morning and afternoon AP® exams. The only exception is students taking Spanish Language, Chinese Language or Japanese Language exams. These students may not take another AP® exam on the same day as these exams.