Test proctoring for some courses is available through the Learning Commons. Please check the course syllabus or ask your instructor if you are allowed to test with the Learning Commons.
Monday – Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Monday - Thursday tests must be submitted by 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Friday tests must be submitted by 4:30 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. by appointment only (Call 615-230-3676 before 4:30 p.m. on the Thursday prior)
Saturday tests must be submitted by 1:00 p.m.
No testing on Sunday
(Please see exceptions below)
October 11 & 12 - Modified hours for Fall Break
November 24 - Modified hours for Thanksgiving
November 25, 26, & 27 - Closed for Thanksgiving
December 11 - Closed for Commencement
December 24, 2021 - January 2, 2022 - Closed for Holiday Break
In person testing is available on the Gallatin Campus.
Please Note: Many classes will require the use of a second device while testing via Zoom. Please check your syllabus or ask your instructor if you aren't sure if you need a second device for testing
Before joining the Zoom room for testing, please ensure that Zoom has been downloaded to your computer. You can do this by going to the Zoom Download Page and downloading Zoom Client for Meetings. If you do not have a webcam on your computer, you will need a smartphone or tablet ready to act as a webcam.
If you have a Chromebook, you will also need to install the Chrome Remote Desktop extension. This Chrome extension will allow a Learning Commons staff member to put in the password for the test remotely.
Once you join the Zoom testing room, you will enter a waiting room and might have to wait a few minutes. When it is your turn, you will be admitted to the Zoom Room. The check-in process will begin in this room. You will be asked to give your name, course number, instructor, and Zoom version. You will then be assigned to a separate check-in room.
In the check-in room, you will:
Throughout your test, you are required to share your computer screen, use your webcam to give a head and shoulders view of yourself, and keep your microphone on. Although you are not allowed to mute your microphone, you should turn your speaker volume all the way down to help reduce distractions while you are testing.
Learning Commons Math & Science Zoom Room: Zoom Waiting Room
The following will be reported to your instructor:
Academic dishonesty, and its consequences, are defined in the Student Handbook on pages 36 - 38.