Features of using the ISU Test Centers to administer exams include:

  • Photo ID check-in
  • Scratch paper provided
  • Several exam proctors
  • Over 200 specially configured terminals that prohibit access to unauthorized web sites and prevents utilization of such things as memory sticks or flash memory.
  • Four campus locations (six during finals week)
  • Exam Condition Cards identifying what materials students may have access to for the duration of their exam
  • Scratch paper collection for instructor review (by instructor request)
  • Cell phone/smart watch containment bags to ensure their powering off during exams
  • Multiple view camera monitoring of all exam rooms
  • Student check in/check out history
  • Exam pre-release and make-up exam administration for courses already using the test centers

*If you have students needing special exam accommodations, please see:
https://sas.dso.iastate.edu/exam-accommodation-referral-form