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Your home for ProctorU questions and materials

 

Syllabus Language

If your class will be using ProctorU for any exams, please copy and paste the following language into your course syllabus:

The assessments in this online course will be proctored using ProctorU. Beyond the cost of initial equipment needed (e.g. a camera for your computer), there will not be any additional cost for proctoring. You will need to create a ProctorU account and install the ProctorU extension before attempting any assessment.

To create a ProctorU account, follow the ProctorU tool within Canvas. Please make sure you are using the current version of Chrome or Firefox and download the ProctorU extension available at http://bit.ly/proctoruchrome or https://www.proctoru.com/firefox.

In order to use ProctorU, you will need the following:

  • High-speed Internet connection
  • Webcam (internal or external)
  • Windows, Mac, or Chrome Operating System
  • Up-to-date Chrome or Firefox browser and ProctorU extension installed
  • Valid photo ID
  • Quiet environment to take your assessment

* If you are taking a quiz using wireless on campus, be sure to use Secure*Air (not Patriot*Air).

 

ProctorU Support Phone Number - (855) 772-8678 (option 1 for students, option 2 for instructors)

 

System Requirements

Webcams must have a minimum resolution of 640x480, with a recommended resolution of 1280x720. PC users must have a minimum operating system of Windows Vista, but it is recommended to have Windows 10. Mac users must have a minimum operating system of OS X 10.5, but it is recommended to have OS X 10.13 High Sierra. Internet download speeds must be a minimum of .768 Mbps, but is recommended at 1.5 Mbps. Internet upload speed must be a minimum of .384 Mbps, but is recommended to be 1 Mbps. RAM must be a minimum of 1024 MB, but is recommended at 2 GB. The minimum and recommended ports required are 1935, 843, 80, 443, 61613, UDP/TCP.

ProctorU Auto Resources

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System Check

Make sure your equipment is ready to run a ProctorU Auto test.

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Student ProctorU Auto Setup - Video

Students can watch this video to learn how to setup for a ProctorU Auto test.

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Faculty ProctorU Auto Setup - Guide

This guide will show faculty step-by-step instructions for setting up a ProctorU Auto test in Canvas.

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Faculty ProctorU Auto Setup - Video

Faculty can watch this video to learn how to setup a ProctorU Auto test in Canvas.

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