Students may use their own laptop computers for exams, whenever approved by the instructor, using ExamSoft software. Students must use their own laptops; UA Library laptops are not available for this purpose.
All students must download the latest version of SofTest, register the software, and download individual exam files. E-mails will be sent to students with instructions. For information, please contact Chris Abel at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To use SofTest, students must complete all of the following steps at least one week prior to exam day:
- Step 1: ExamSoft Signup (appr time: 1 minute)
- Step 2: Download SofTest (appr time: 5 minutes)
- Step 3: Register SofTest (appr time: 1-3 minutes)
The day before exam day:
- Step 4: Download exam files (appr time: 2-3 minutes)
SofTest can be used on virtually any modern computer (i.e. purchased within the last 3-4 years). See specific minimum requirements.