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Proctoring Services for Individuals

Fee-based proctoring services are available on an appointment basis in the Testing Center for individuals enrolled in distance and on-line courses or taking other exams required by a company or institution. All tests are proctored by certified test administrators in the Testing Centerís secure testing environment. Available testing hours are 9:30 am (start) to 12:30 pm (finish) and 1:30 pm. (start) to 4:30 pm. (finish) times Monday thru Friday.

Requesting Services

Call (217) 244-1342 Monday thru Friday beginning at 9:00 am and ending at 5:00 pm (central time). Please schedule appointments five business days in advance.

Required Information Prior to Scheduling an Appointment

  • Format of the test (paper, on-line)
  • Length and kind of the test
  • Name of the test provider (professor, company, board, association, organization, other sponsor)
  • Preferred date for taking the test

Test-Takers Must

  • Give the test provider Testing Center contact information (see below) and do all follow-up to ensure test materials reach the Testing Center on time.
  • Schedule appointments at least 5 business days prior to request test day or additional fees are required.
  • Bring a valid (current), legible, original ID with photo and signature (may be school ID or any government issued ID). ID requirements may vary, due to individual test requirements.
  • Proctoring fees vary and some tests are paid by other entities. Unless other arrangements have been made in advance students are responsible for paying the proctoring fee on the day of the exam (checks payable to the University of Illinois or cash for the exact amount only).
  • UI student fee is $25 and non-UI student fee is $35 for up to two hours. Appointments longer than two hours can be accommodated for an additional fee (UI-student $15.00 and Non- UI student $20.00 per hour).
  • An additional fee is required for scheduling requests made less than 5 business days, prior to the test date. (UI- student $20.00 and non-UI student $50.00)
  • A rescheduling fee will result in appointments that are not cancelled within 5 business days of the testing date. (UI- student $20.00 and non-UI student $50.00). These fees also apply when arriving later than 30 minutes or more to a scheduled appointment. Tests may only be rescheduled twice.
  • Agency, DSST and University fees start at $80.00, additional charges will apply.
  • Store all personal belongings (including watch) in lockable storage prior to taking the test.
  • Comply with all Testing Center regulations.

Required Information from Test Providers

  • Information about any ID requirements, and authorized test aids such as calculators, notes, books, scratch paper, etc. must be received at least 2 days prior to the test administration. No test aids will be allowed unless specifically authorized by the test provider.
  • Specific instructions for on-line test access and administration must be received at least 5 business days prior to the test administration. The Testing Center cannot install or download any proprietary software.
  • All materials for paper tests (including the test) must be received by the Testing Center at least 2 days prior to the test administration.
  • Information and instructions for returning the test must accompany test administration instructions.

Contact Information

Coordinator of Proctoring and Test Administration
Illini Plaza
1819 S. Neil St., Suite B, MC-610
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 244-1342
Fax: (217) 265-0790