Get Ahead with AP

Take steps toward success in college and beyond.


Get Your 2019 AP Scores

AP Exam scores from the 2019 administration are available. View and send your scores now. 

Credit & Placement

Search AP Credit Policies

Find colleges that grant credit, advanced placement, or both for AP Exam scores.

Upcoming Dates

  • 2019

    SUMMER 2019

    Complete Summer Reading for AP Courses

    Did your AP teacher assign any summer reading? If so, be sure to get it done. 

  • 2019

    SUMMER 2019

    Check Your College Board Account

    If you’re taking an AP class this year, make sure you have a College Board account. You’ll need it to join your class section.

  • 2019


    Recipients of AP Awards and Recognitions Are Notified

    2019 recipients of AP Scholar Awards, the AP International Diploma, AP Capstone awards, and the AP with WE Service Recognition are notified via email.

The Benefits of AP

High school students across the country and around the world take AP courses and exams to challenge themselves, explore their interests, and earn college credit and placement. AP can give you:

A Head Start in High School

Get a taste of college-level work while developing the academic skills you’ll need for college success. You might even discover your career path.

An Edge in College

Your AP Exam scores can earn you college credit before you set foot on campus—and let you skip introductory college courses.

Courses & Exams

See 2019 Free-Response Questions

Did you take an AP Exam in May 2019? Download the released 2019 free-response questions from your course page.

Explore AP Courses

There are 38 AP courses in seven categories. Learn more about each course and see which ones are right for you.

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