Important ACT Information

La Sierra University Admissions Office encourages all prospective La Sierra students to take the national ACT or SAT test. Please see or call (319) 337-1313 for test dates and info on the ACT. See or call (609) 771-7600 for test dates and info on the SAT.

ACT Residual Testing at La Sierra University's Learning Support & Testing Center:

During the summer, students who have not taken the national ACT or SAT should call the LSTC for a testing appointment at (951) 785-2896 or email Erin Lowry.  Once you have contacted the Learning Support & Testing Center you will need to register to take your exam at Only prospective La Sierra University students who have turned in an application to Admissions may test. Also, please be aware that the ACT Residual Test given at the Learning Support & Testing Center only reports scores to La Sierra. These scores can never be transferred to any other college.

On the day of the test please have:

  • Photo ID (e.g. driver's license, passport, or school id)
  • If you did not register online for your exam you will need to bring $53 cash, check, or credit card.

If you have taken the ACT or SAT at another location, please contact the testing company to have your scores sent to La Sierra University Admissions Office.

ACT Code

LA SIERRA = 0294

Phone (319) 337-1313 or online at:

SAT Code

LA SIERRA = 4380

Phone (866) 756-7346 or online at: