• 2021 AP Exam Schedule

    May 3–7 and May 10–14, 2021


    Week 1

    Morning 8 a.m.

    Afternoon 12 noon

2 p.m.

    Monday, May 3, 2021

    United States Government and Politics

    Physics C: Mechanics

    Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

    Tuesday, May 4, 2021

    Calculus AB

    Calculus BC

    German Language and Culture

    Human Geography


    Wednesday, May 5, 2021

     English Literature and Composition

    Japanese Language and Culture

    Physics 1: Algebra-Based


    Thursday, May 6, 2021

     United States History

    Art History

    Computer Science A


    Friday, May 7, 2021


    Spanish Literature and Culture

    European History

    Physics 2: Algebra-Based


    AP Art and Design (2-D Art and Design, 3-D Art and Design, and Drawing): May 7, 8 p.m. ET is the last day for your school to submit digital portfolios and to gather 2-D Art and Design and Drawing students for the physical portfolio assembly. Students should have forwarded their completed digital portfolios to their teachers well before this date.


    Week 2

    Morning 8 a.m.

    Afternoon 12 noon

2 p.m.

    Monday, May 10, 2021

    French Language and Culture

    World History: Modern



    Tuesday, May 11, 2021


    Spanish Language and Culture




    Wednesday, May 12, 2021

    English Language and Composition


    Music Theory


    Thursday, May 13, 2021

    Comparative Government and Politics

    Computer Science Principles



    Friday, May 14, 2021


    Italian Language and Culture

    Chinese Language and Culture

    Environmental Science



    • 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 at schools participating in the AP Capstone Diploma™ program.
    • Some circumstances may 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. See Late Testing for full details.