Industry News & Notes

Face off: The Pro Proctor vs. the Grad Student


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Graduate students, pursuing lofty goals in academia and beyond, are normally a hardworking bunch. When canvassing grad students on any given campus, the normal answer is that, in between working and studying, an ordinary graduate student puts in 80-100 hours a week. In a typical graduate class, roughly three to five percent of the students… continue reading »

How Can I Perform More Assessments and Still Lower Costs?


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Unfortunately, administering a high volume of exams can become very costly if using a physical testing center with a hired proctor. In the higher education arena, some college courses, especially 100-level courses, can have upwards of 1,000 students in a single class, and all those students must take exams. For online and hybrid course work, assessments… continue reading »

Our Mission: To Help People Move Forward


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ProctorU exists to fill a need and to find a solution for the organizations and institutions we work with. We don’t want to be another vendor on your roster, we want to be your partner. This company is committed to providing the highest level of service to each and every partner we work with. We… continue reading »

Can Online Ever Beat In-Room Proctoring? It Just Did.


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Most institutions that use ProctorU Live will assert that the quality of our online proctoring service exceeds the in-person proctoring that occurs in brick and mortar locations. The ratio of proctors to test-takers is lower and the level of security is more advanced with video recordings of every session. In this video, you’ll hear ProctorU… continue reading »

Increase Access, Lower Your Risks.


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As online learning continues to expand, the need to securely and accurately assess individuals also increases. The ability to access knowledge from anywhere in the world is powerful, and ProctorU is proud to serve as a connection between education and advancement. Our proctoring services ensure the integrity of your online programs and our identity management… continue reading »

Protect and Serve


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Did you know that ⅓ of your test-takers may be trying to cheat? At ProctorU, we uphold the integrity of online examinations for both higher education and professional institutions. Academic dishonesty cheapens the importance of a degree or certification, making it less meaningful for those who earned it honestly. We understand the gravity of the… continue reading »

It's 1 a.m. Do You Know Where Your Proctor Is?


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It’s 1 am. Do you know where your proctor is? ProctorU knows. They’re waiting to proctor your exam! With multiple online proctoring centers open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, ProctorU is ready any time you are. And with the experience of proctoring over four million exams in 173 countries on all seven… continue reading »

Before We Watch, We Listen


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Before we ever proctor an institution’s exam, we listen to their people. We listen to what is needed to maintain full academic integrity. We ensure their exact specifications are understood and trained to our proctors clearly. We make sure their exams and information will be 100 percent secure. Before the exam begins, we review the… continue reading »

We Wrote the Book on Proctoring - Then We Re-Wrote It


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Education is the great equalizer. People, no matter their circumstances, can better themselves and their lives when equipped with the right knowledge and skills to do so. One of higher education’s most noble pursuits is making knowledge accessible to all. However, recent economic trends have led to skyrocketing tuition costs* and increased criticisms of academic… continue reading »

Exposing Financial Aid Fraud with Online Proctoring


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Imagine all the things your institution is doing to fight the high cost of higher education. Are you facing increased pressure to find efficiencies, reduce lab, book, and other classroom costs? Are you being challenged to rethink things that effect the way you teach? As you and your administration work so hard to save a few… continue reading »