11th-grade public school students in Colorado can add the SAT® with Essay to their SAT School Day registration for free. The Colorado Department of Education will cover all fees so you can take the SAT with Essay during the school day on April 13, 2021.

About the SAT with Essay:

  • The SAT with Essay will take approximately one hour longer than the SAT.
  • It’s your choice. You decide whether or not to take the SAT with Essay.
  • The SAT Essay is scored separately from the SAT and does not impact your Evidence-Based Reading and Writing score.

For more information about the SAT Essay, visit sat.org/COessay or download the PDF for more information