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Residual ACT

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ACT Information & Resources for Parents & Students

Eastern Kentucky University provides Residual ACT testing to those applying to the University who are unable to take the ACT on a national Saturday test date, as well as currently enrolled students. This service is provided at the Richmond, Corbin, Danville, and Manchester campuses. Test results are valid only at EKU and cannot be transferred to any other institution or agency.

Retakes: Examinees wishing to retake the Residual ACT must wait 60 days between test sessions. (Note: Examinees who have completed national ACT testing on a Saturday but also wish to take the RACT do not have to wait 60 days between test sessions.)  

Scheduling: To schedule a RACT on the Richmond campus, please call 859-622-1281 or email

The RACT is also offered at EKU extended campus sites. Please contact individual campuses for more information:

-- Corbin (859-622-6640 or 606-528-0551

-- Manchester (606-598-8122

ACT Calculator Guidelines

Not permitted:

  • Laptop, tablet, or a portable/handheld computer
  • Calculator that has QWERTY (keyboard-like) keypad
  • Electronic writing pad or pen-input/stylus-driven device (Note: The Sharp EL 9600 IS permitted)
  • Cell phone calculator
  • Calculators with built-in computer algebra systems, including the following:All Texas Instrucments beginning with TI-89, TI-92, and TI-Nspire CAS (the TI-Nspire, non-CAS, IS permitted).
  • All Hewlett Packard models beginning with HP 48GII, HP 40G, HP 49G, and HP 50G.
  • All Casios beginning with CFX-9970G, Algebra fx 2.0, ClassPad300, and ClassPad 330.


  •  Graphing calculator (Unless it has prohibited features listed above)
  • Scientific calculator (Unless it has prohibited features listed above)
  • Four-function calculators

 Accommodations: To request test accommodations as a result of a disability, 504 plan, or an Individualized Education Program (IEP), please contact the EKU Center for Student Accessibility at (859) 622-2933, or visit the website at

Click on the campus you are attending for available dates.

 Richmond     Corbin     Manchester   (top)

Richmond  Fall 2020 859-622-1281

Wednesday, 9/9 9:00 a.m. Whitlock 340 (enter 347
Tuesday. 9/22 9:00 a.m. Whitlock 340 (enter 347)


 Corbin Fall 2020


Dates Time

Manchester Fall 2020



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