We use Proctorio for proctoring Outlier midterms and final exams to ensure academic integrity.
You will not need login credentials to access Proctorio’s exam proctoring software. Instead, you will be automatically logged in when you start your exam via the student dashboard or course homepage.
If this is your first time accessing Proctorio, you'll be prompted to download the Proctorio Chrome Extension for your browser. After you complete this step, follow the instructions on the screen to set up Proctorio and prepare to take your exam.
You will be prompted to show a photo ID before you begin, so be sure to have one handy. For more information about acceptable forms of ID, refer to this article: What types of photo ID are acceptable for exams?
Exams windows open at 9am Pacific Time (12pm Eastern) and close at 9am PT (12pm ET). Exam proctoring is available 24/7. Please refer to your course schedule for the exam open and close dates.
We recommend that you do not wait until the last minute to take your exam! Be sure to start your exam no later than 1 hour before it closes to allow yourself enough time to complete it.
If you run into technical issues with the proctoring software, we recommend that you reach out to Proctorio's support team for assistance. They are available via chat by clicking on the Proctorio browser extension icon.