The Residual ACT (ACT-R) is an institutional administration of the National ACT given to prospective Arkansas Tech students who have been in school during the previous three (3) years.  These tests are graded by Arkansas Tech in accordance with the procedures set forth by ACT, and scores will be available by 3:00 p.m. on the day after the test.  Do not forget to bring a picture ID and receipt with you on the day that you test.

$36.50 paid at Student Accounts in Doc Bryan with cash, credit or debit. You may pay by phone by calling Student Accounts @ 968-0271 between 8 am - 4 pm.

The Residual ACT is given at 8:00 a.m. several times during each academic school year.  Students should arrive at the testing center by 7:45 a.m. 

Upcoming test dates:

Monday, January 5, 2015
Thursday, January 8, 2015

Registration is accomplished when receipt of payment is presented to the Testing Center in Doc Bryan, Suite 171.

If you pay in person at Student Accounts they will provide you with a receipt to bring to our office to register for the test.  

If payment is made by phone by calling Student Accounts ((479) 968-0271), a copy of the receipt will be faxed to our office for you. 

SCORES: Residual ACT scores are good for Arkansas Tech ONLY and will not transfer to any other college or university.  Any student who plans to transfer from Tech should take the National ACT and not the Residual ACT.


Students who take the R-ACT must wait a minimum of 60 days before they can take it again.

For additional information about ACT and for a practice test, visit the ACT website: