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What To Do Prior To The Exam Date:

tudents are required to submit a form to their professor ONE WEEK prior to test date in order to take the exam in the Testing Center. Students must then reserve a spot at the Testing Center using the online form. Note: you do not have a guaranteed spot until you receive a reservation email from the Testing Center. Faculty are required to return the form and exam to the appropriate Testing Center one business day before the scheduled exam. Earlier submission is preferred.

Students are required to submit an online Testing Center Request Form to their professor.

Note: you do not have a guaranteed spot until you receive a reservation email from the Testing Center.

Submit A Testing Center Request To Your Professor

Clip art: red check mark over black box. Students are required to submit a form to their professor ONE WEEK prior to test date in order to take the exam in the Testing Center. Students must then reserve a spot at the Testing Center using the online form. Note: you do not have a guaranteed spot until you receive a reservation email from the Testing Center. Faculty are required to return the form and exam to the appropriate Testing Center one business day before the scheduled exam. Earlier submission is preferred.

Faculty are required to return the form and exam to the appropriate Testing Center one business day before the scheduled exam.

Earlier submission is preferred.

Follow up with your faculty member to make sure this has occurred.

Students walking on south campus

For accommodated exams. students are expected to take exams on the same campus and at the same time as the rest of the class unless there is a reasonable conflict.

For makeup exams, students are expected to take exams on the campus and at a time arranged with a faculty member and the Testing Center.

On The Day of The Exam Please Remember:

A mock student ID for UMass Lowell mascot, Rowdy the River Hawk.

A Photo ID (UMass Lowell or driver's license) must be presented to Testing Center staff when checking in for your exam.

No sign over UMass Lowell jacket and bag. At the UMass Lowell Testing Centers: Leave your jacket and bags in the office. They cannot be taken into the testing areas.

Leave your jacket and bags in the office. They cannot be taken into the testing areas.

Clipart: no food or drink. At the UMass Lowell Testing Centers: No food or drink allowed in the testing areas unless for accommodation.

No food or drink allowed in the testing areas unless for accommodation.

Clipart: no cellphones. At the UMass Lowell Testing Centers: No extra items are allowed in the testing areas. This includes, but is not limited to:  cell phones smart watches eye glass cases pencil boxes, etc. Bringing these materials in with you may be considered as academic dishonesty.

No extra items are allowed in the testing areas. This includes, but is not limited to:

  • cell phones
  • smart watches
  • eye glass cases
  • pencil boxes, etc.

Bringing these materials in with you may be considered as academic dishonesty.

Clipart: no laptop. At the UMass Lowell Testing Centers: Only the materials authorized by your instructor and listed on the front of this form will be permitted during the test. Computer use is limited to accessing the exam and your accommodations. Any other use of the computer is strictly prohibited and may be considered as academic dishonesty.

Only the materials authorized by your instructor and listed on the front of this form will be permitted during the test.

Computer use is limited to accessing the exam and your accommodations. Any other use of the computer is strictly prohibited and may be considered as academic dishonesty.

Read the UMass Lowell Undergraduate Policy on Academic Integrity

Read the UMass Lowell Graduate Policy on Academic Integrity

There will be a proctor in the testing areas to monitor exams.

At the completion of the exam, all testing items will be collected and returned to the instructor.