ProctorU (Students) - Using ProctorU for Online Exams

ProctorU is a proctoring service that can be used for online testing.

Here you will find information on:
  • Creating a ProctorU account
  • Scheduling an exam (at least 72 hours in advance)
  • What you can expect during the exam
  • System requirements
  • Frequently asked questions
2.  Schedule your Exam

You must schedule your exam at least 72 hours in advance.   If your exam is scheduled with at least a 72-hour notice, SIUE will cover the exam fees.  However, if you do not provide the required 72-hour notice when scheduling your exam, you will be responsible for the exam fees.

3.  Check your equipment
4.  Review the Pre-Exam Checklist

Before starting your exam session, make sure you can complete all of the steps on the pre-exam checklist.

5.  The day of your ProctorU appointment
  • Check your appointment time
  • Find a private, quiet location to take your exam
  • Have your ID ready (government-issued or institution-issued)
  • If you have a built-in webcam, please bring a reflective surface (mirror, cell phone, etc.)
  • When it's time, sign into your ProctorU account and connect with the proctor
6.  Questions and Troubleshooting

You can contact the 24/7 ProctorU support at 1-855-772-8678.

More information about ProctorU is available at

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Owner:Tori R.Group:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Created:2017-05-26 12:17 CDTUpdated:2019-03-29 09:18 CDT
Sites:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
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