AP Test Fee Waivers
The Arizona Department of Education has teamed with the Governor’s Office of Education to provide partial test fee waivers for low-income students taking Advanced Placement (AP) tests, International Baccalaureate (IB) exams and Cambridge International Examinations in the spring of 2018.
The interagency agreement was inspired by the Governor’s Achieve60AZ postsecondary attainment goal, which strives to ensure that 60 percent of working adults in Arizona have a certificate or college degree by 2030. Since students exposed to higher learning opportunities such as advanced placement classes, dual enrollment and early college experiences are more likely to pursue a postsecondary education, this initiative intends to increase the number of college graduates, as well as create a more diverse, knowledgeable and innovative workforce in Arizona.
ADE will contact schools offering IB, Cambridge A-Level and Cambridge AS-Level exams directly regarding specific next steps on how to access these resources to support their students in March 2019.