Student SupportDigital Exams (Ans, Remote Proctoring) OFF-CAMPUS EXAMPreparations for a remote proctored digital exam

Preparations for a remote proctored digital exam

It is important to to prepare yourself in advance for your remote proctored exam. You must perform a room scan every time you take a remote proctored exam. The room scan provides the WUR with proof that you are in compliance with the examination rules.

This article will explain:

Preparations before the exam

  1. Check your room and desk (see the rules on what is allowed)
  2. Check your equipment:
    • a computer with Windows 10 or a recent Mac OS. Windows 11 and Mac OS 12 are not (yet) supported!
    • a working webcam and a working microphone
    • a stable internet connection
    • an active WUR-account (make sure you remember your password)

When you have questions on this please check the information in the FAQ pages.

You may test your equipment at https://systemcheck.rpexams.com or do the try-out exam to check if you are prepared.

It is not possible to take a remote proctored exam on a tablet, hybrid or mobile device. External camera's on a Mac are not supported. When you have a second screen it should be disconnected and covered (with a sheet or towel) or removed from your desk.

Make sure you follow all instructions, they are explained on the rules for remote proctored exams page.

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