2020 AP Exam Schedule and Information

The 2020 AP Exam administration is complete. A small number of students whose exam submissions were incomplete will be registered to take exams in the August 24–31 window.

The unique security protocols for this year’s online exams require all students worldwide to test at the same time. Students should look for their time zone in the tables below or use this tool to see world time zones.

Students in Arizona: Most of Arizona is on Mountain Standard Time, which is currently aligned to Pacific Time. Some areas of the state, including Navajo Nation, are on Mountain District Time. Be sure to check your local time.

Check in 30 minutes early: Use your e-ticket to check in to your online exam 30 minutes before start time. Make sure your device’s clock is right so you’re not late to your exam.

Course-Specific Exam Information

See exam dates and times, descriptions of what you’ll be asked to do on your exam, and more in the tables below. Or learn more about exam scoring, and exam security.

Primary AP Exam Dates 2020 by Local Start Times

For reference, this table shows the primary dates for this year’s AP Exams, which were administered May 11−22, 2020.

Exam Start Time 12:00 p.m. Eastern 2:00 p.m. Eastern 4:00 p.m. Eastern

Mon, May 11

Physics C: Mechanics

Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

United States Government and Politics

Tues, May 12

Latin

Calculus AB

 

Calculus BC

Human Geography

Wed, May 13

Physics 2: Algebra-Based

English Literature and Composition

European History

Thurs, May 14

Spanish Literature and Culture

Chemistry

Physics 1: Algebra-Based

Fri, May 15

Art History

United States History

Computer Science A

Mon, May 18

Chinese Language and Culture

Biology

Environmental Science

Tues, May 19

Music Theory

Psychology

Japanese Language and Culture

 

Italian Language and Culture

Wed, May 20

German Language and Culture

English Language and Composition

Microeconomics

Thurs, May 21

French Language and Culture

World History: Modern

Macroeconomics

Fri, May 22

Comparative Government and Politics

Statistics

Spanish Language and Culture

Makeup AP Exams 2020 by Local Start Times

For reference, this table shows the makeup dates for this year’s AP Exams, which were administered June 1−5, 2020.

Exam Start Time 12:00 p.m. Eastern 2:00 p.m. Eastern 4:00 p.m. Eastern

Mon, June 1

United States Government and Politics
Physics C: Mechanics

Human Geography
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Latin

Tues, June 2

English Literature and Composition
Spanish Literature and Culture

Physics 1: Algebra-Based
European History

Chemistry
Physics 2: Algebra-Based

Wed, June 3

United States History
Chinese Language and Culture

Environmental Science
Computer Science A

Biology
Art History

Thurs, June 4

World History: Modern
Macroeconomics

Spanish Language and Culture
Comparative Government and Politics

Statistics
French Language and Culture

Fri, June 5

English Language and Composition
German Language and Culture

Japanese Language and Culture
Italian Language and Culture
Microeconomics

Psychology
Music Theory

Note: On April 14, we changed the makeup exam date for some subjects to remove conflicts with religious observances. This table shows the correct, updated dates.