SAT 2022 Cut Off: Check Category-wise Cutoff Marks for Top Universities


Piyush Kohli

Piyush KohliStudy Abroad Expert

The College Board does not have any SAT cut-off listed for students wanting to appear for the SAT Exam. The Scholastic Assessment Test or more commonly referred to as the SAT Exam does not have any specific cut off for SAT Exam laid down by the official conducting body, the College Board. There are no strict SAT cut-offs for top colleges/ universities, candidates are expected to fall within a certain range to be eligible for admission to top schools. However, exceptions would be made for unusual cases.

While getting a score in the higher range would allow candidates to apply to top schools, an average score range would allow candidates to apply to similar colleges. Candidates should always keep in mind that there are no official cut off marks for SAT. Candidates are advised to send their scores well in advance as most top colleges/ universities take between 4-6 weeks to process an application.

For SAT Exam like most examinations, the average score would depend on the course selection, there is no SAT cut-off notified by the conducting body. Hence, while there is no SAT Exam Cut off 2022 set by College Board, it is important for candidates to fall in the desirable score range set by the particular university/ college to be considered for admission. A good SAT score is what makes a candidate eligible for schools where a candidate would want to pursue their higher studies. So, a good score depends on the schools you are interested in and not the SAT cut-off.

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How to read your SAT Score?

Once candidates have finished appearing for their SAT exam, it is time to send exam scores to the colleges/ universities. This is one of the most crucial parts of the whole application process. Most colleges prefer to get the score reports directly from the official SAT conducting body, College Board, and not the copies of the report or score report labels on the transcripts. Students could find interpreting their SAT results and scores a tedious affair. That is why having a data table for interpreting of SAT Reasoning Test and SAT Subject Test scores becomes necessary. Candidates should keep in mind that SAT score results would be available online around 4-5 weeks after their test date. Once the score result is available, the official SAT conducting agency, College Board begins sending SAT score reports to the colleges selected by the candidate at the time of registration.

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How to send Scores during Registration?

Applicants receive four free score reports while registering for the SAT exam by the sat conducting body, College Board. Applicants get the option of sending these reports to their choice of colleges/ universities or scholarship programs for free. Aspirants can send the scores up to nine days of taking the test. After nine days they will be charged for sending the score reports.

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a week ago

Hey can you please provide me the centre code of Lucknow SAT centre it's not mentioned here

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3 weeks ago

I want to know if i can study Japanese in japan university after SAT i m a 12th passed out

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Josephine Diaba

a month ago

Hi I live in Ghana and I want to do the Sat test to study in Canada but I don’t know how to go about it

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Barun Tamang

a month ago

so i live in sikkim and never heard or seen anybody doing SAT in sikkim . so what if my center is far like really far?

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Piyush KohliStudy Abroad Expert

a month ago

Hi Barun, you need to visit the test center to take the SAT exam. You can go to the nearest test center by going through the below URL:


Saniya Rana

2 months ago

Does Germany is accepting sat exam?

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