Instructors guide to Proctorio

Proctorio is an online proctoring tool integrated in WebCampus Quizzes. Proctorio makes it easier to take proctored exams/quizzes. Students can take an exam on any computer with internet connection at their convenience within the exam availability window. During the exam, Proctorio records students' screen activities, their physical movements and the testing environment. The recording will be available for you to review.

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General information
Recommended settings for exams
Commonly asked questions

General information

What do faculty and students need for Proctorio to work?

  • Proctorio requires the use of the Google Chrome browser and the Proctorio extension. Proctorio only works in Chrome. Download the Chrome browser and the Proctorio extension if needed.
  • Students will need a webcam and a microphone connected to their computer (not iPad or other tablet device) with internet connection (wired internet connection highly recommended). The following link contains information on webcam alternatives when webcams are not available.
  • Students need their University of Nevada, Reno student ID or a government-issued photo ID for the identity check.

How do faculty use Proctorio?


Recommended settings for common types of exams


Commonly asked questions