2023 AP Exam Schedule

The 2023 AP Exam will be administered in schools over two weeks in May: May 1–5 and May 8–12.

AP coordinators are responsible for notifying students when and where to report for the exams. Early testing or testing at times other than those published by College Board is not permitted under any circumstances. Late-testing dates are available if students cannot test during the first two weeks of May. See the late-testing schedule below.

Download the schedule here.

Week 1Morning 8 a.m.
Local Time
Afternoon 12 p.m.
Local Time
Monday,
May 1, 2023
United States Government and PoliticsChemistrySpanish Literature and Culture
Tuesday,
May 2, 2023
Chinese Language and CultureEnvironmental SciencePsychology
Wednesday,
May 3, 2023
English Literature and CompositionComparative Government and PoliticsComputer Science A
Thursday,
May 4, 2023
Human GeographyMacroeconomicsSeminarStatistics
Friday,
May 5, 2023
European HistoryUnited States HistoryArt HistoryMicroeconomics
Art and Design: Friday, May 5, 2023 (8 p.m. ET), is the deadline for AP Art and Design digital portfolios to be submitted to the AP Program.
Week 2Morning 8 a.m.
Local Time
Afternoon 12 p.m.
Local Time
Afternoon 2 p.m.
Local Time
Monday,
May 8, 2023
Calculus ABCalculus BCComputer Science PrinciplesItalian Language and Culture 
Tuesday,
May 9, 2023
English Language and CompositionJapanese Language and CulturePhysics C: MechanicsPhysics C: Electricity and Magnetism
Wednesday,
May 10, 2023
Spanish Language and CultureBiology 
Thursday,
May 11, 2023
French Language and CultureWorld History: ModernPhysics 1: Algebra-Based 
Friday,
May 12, 2023
German Language and CultureMusic TheoryLatinPhysics 2: Algebra-Based 

Please note:

  • AP coordinators should order alternate (late-testing) exams for students who would like to take exams that are scheduled for the same time.
  • Schools must begin the morning exam administration between 8 and 9 a.m. local time and the afternoon exam administration between 12 and 1 p.m. local time. The AP Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism Exam must begin between 2 and 3 p.m. local time. Schools in Alaska must begin the morning exam administration between 7 and 8 a.m. local time, and the afternoon exam administration between 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. local time. The AP Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism Exam in Alaska must begin between 1 and 2 p.m. local time.
  • AP Seminar end-of-course exams are only available to students taking AP Seminar at a school participating in the AP Capstone Diploma Program.
  • May 1, 2023 (11:59 p.m. ET) is the deadline for:
    • AP Seminar and AP Research students to submit performance tasks as final and their presentations to be scored by their AP Seminar or AP Research teachers.
    • AP Computer Science Principles students to submit their Create performance task as final.

Late Testing – 2023 AP Exam

Occasionally, circumstances make it necessary for students to test late. To preserve the security of AP Exams, alternate forms are used for late testing. All students who participate in late testing at a given school must take these alternate exams on  the scheduled late-testing dates at the scheduled times.

2023 AP Exam Late-Testing Dates

Occasionally, circumstances make it necessary for students to test late. To preserve the security of AP Exams, alternate forms are used for late testing. All students who participate in late testing at a given school must take these alternate exams on the scheduled late-testing dates at the scheduled times.  

 Morning 8 a.m.
Local Time
Afternoon 12 p.m.
Local Time
Wednesday, 
May 17, 2023
Chemistry  Computer Science A Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism   Psychology  Statistics  United States History  Computer Science Principles  English Literature and Composition  Environmental Science  Japanese Language and Culture  Macroeconomics  Spanish Literature and Culture  
Thursday, 
May 18, 2023 
Chinese Language and Culture  English Language and Composition  German Language and Culture  Human Geography  Physics 1: Algebra-Based  Art History    Biology  Comparative Government and Politics  French Language and Culture  Italian Language and Culture  Latin  
Friday, 
May 19, 2023 
Calculus AB  Calculus BC  Microeconomics   Physics 2: Algebra-Based  Spanish Language and Culture  European History  Music Theory  Physics C: Mechanics Seminar  United States Government and Politics  World History: Modern
  • AP coordinators are responsible for notifying students when and where to report for the exams. Early testing or testing at times other than those published by College Board is not permitted under any circumstances. 
  • Schools must begin the morning exam administration between 8 and 9 a.m. local time and the afternoon exam administration between 12 and 1 p.m. local time. 
  • Schools in Alaska must begin the morning exam administration between 7 and 8 a.m. local time, and the afternoon exam administration between 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. local time. 
  • AP Seminar end-of-course exams are only available to students taking AP Seminar at a school participating in the AP Capstone Diploma Program.

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