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General Testing Information for Faculty

A comprehensive list of testing options is available on the Testing Guide page, including how to use technology tools like Respondus Lockdown Browser. Also, review the Faculty Use of ACC Testing Centers page for the latest guidelines.

Distance Education (DE) Proctoring

  • Review the DE Proctoring Overview and also read the DE Faculty Summer 24 Letter with summer proctoring information.
      • Provide the information in the Student Appt Confirmation Email Example to your students well in advance of your first exam.
      • Encourage (or require) students to complete the installation of Class and the System & Settings Check a minimum of two (2) days prior to the appointment. Failure to do this BEFORE the testing session will result in the removal of the student. 
      • For any questions about DE Proctoring, please email or call 512-223-1372.

Request the Respondus 4.0 Software

Please review the latest information on the Respondus 4.0 Tool page and to request access. Mac users can access Respondus on the Virtual Desktop.