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Exam Services works with instructors and students of Distance and Online Education courses to coordinate all phases of the proctored exam process. 

Hours of Operation

Exam Services staff are available Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Proctors are typically available Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. with additional evening hours available as needed. 

Please see the University of Iowa Academic Calendar for dates of Midterms, Finals, breaks, and designated holidays.

  • Extended proctoring hours are available during Midterms and Finals each semester.
  • Proctoring hours are limited when classes are not in session and proctoring is not available on designated University of Iowa holidays.
  • Formatting, designing and delivering online ICON-based exams.
  • Setting up self-scheduling for on-campus students.
  • Proctoring exams at our Iowa City Test Centers.
  • Arranging secure proctoring for students outside of the Iowa City area.
  • Delivering testing services for students with Student Disability Services (SDS) accommodations.
  • Safely procuring and returning paper exams.
  • Administering makeup exams.