What's the NAIA Code to Send Test Scores?

Students must request that their test scores be sent directly from the testing service using our code: 9876. We cannot accept test scores that appear on high school transcripts.


Only one qualifying test score is needed.

  • 18 composite score on the ACT for tests taken before March 2016*
    *EXCEPTION: Per NAIA Bylaws V.C.2a, "For ACT tests taken beginning March 2016, a minimum score of 16 will satisfy this requirement. This exception will apply through the 2018-19 academic year, after which time the exception will expire."

Have your ACT scores sent to the NAIA Eligibility Center


  • 860 on the SAT (Evidence-Based Reading and Writing & Math)

Have your SAT scores sent to the NAIA Eligibility Center


Test dates


ACT for the United States and Canada

ACT international

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