On-Campus Proctoring


On-campus proctoring is provided by OHIO Testing Services for online courses that require in-person supervision of students while taking their high-stakes exams.


How to request access


Scheduling your exam:

  • It is YOUR RESPONSIBILITY to schedule each exam. To schedule an exam in the Athens Testing Center, please schedule your exam using the link below at least 36 hours prior to the test time.

  • If your exam has a fee, please make sure you have paid for it in advance. All testing materials needed will be provided by OHIO Testing Services.

Click here to schedule an exam for the Athens Campus, see below for regional campus contact information. 

Taking your exam:

  • Please arrive with a photo ID to take your scheduled exam.

  • Secure lockers are provided for all personal items, including cell phones and smartwatches.


Please follow the information below if you would like OHIO Testing Services to oversee the proctoring of your online course exams. 

  • eBooks are not permitted in the testing center.

  • Only calculators approved for ACT testing will be permitted in the Testing Center.  

These calculators are NOT approved: 

  • All model numbers that begin with TI-89 or TI-92

  • TI-Nspire CAS (the TI-Nspire non-CAS is permitted)

  • Be aware that you will be monitored by video surveillance and computer software while testing.

Creating a Professor account within RegisterBlast:
  • First-time users of RegisterBlast will need to create a professor account using the link below before submitting exams.  All new accounts will need to be approved before you will be able to submit exams.

  • Click here to create a professor account

Instructor exam submission within RegisterBlast:
  • Click here to log into RegisterBlast  

  • Complete the exam submission form using the link below for each exam you need proctoring.  Click here for an overview of the steps needed to complete our form. If you need further assistance in setting up your exam, contact Testing Services at 740-593-1040 and we can walk you through the process. 

  • Exams will be available immediately for students to begin scheduling exams once submitted.

Please have the following information ready:

  • Test name, Course name, and section number

  • Upload documents for paper-based exams or handouts

  • Computer or paper-based

  • Blackboard exam password, if applicable

  • Opening date of the exam

  • Closing date of the exam

  • Time allowance for the exam

  • List of materials that students are permitted to use while taking the exam

  • Calculator type, if applicable

Who can access

  • OHIO faculty and staff can request on-campus proctoring for high-stakes exams in their OHIO online course.

  • OHIO students may schedule an on-campus proctored exam as required for their OHIO online course.

Additional resources

Temporary safety precautions

Athens campus Testing Services follows the Presidential Health Directives and OHIO’s interim policy 44.102 for community health requirements. 

Locations and hours

Athens Campus

  • Bromley Hall ground floor

  • 42 West Union St. Athens OH 45701

  • Enter through the doors facing West Union St.


Testing Services observes all University holidays. Regular hours are subject to change. Additional days/hours may be offered during midterms and finals. Those will be reflected in RegisterBlast when scheduling. 

Monday: 8 am - 5 pm
Tuesday: 8 am - 5 pm 
Wednesday: 8 am - 5 pm
Thursday: 8 am - 5 pm
Friday: 8 am - 5 pm

Regional Campuses

Please be aware that hours, availability, and testing fees may vary. For most up-to-date information, please contact the appropriate regional testing center at the below links or phone numbers. 

Ohio University, Chillicothe

For information about hours, address, fees, and more please visit the Chillicothe Campus Testing Center's home page

Schedule an exam at the Ohio University Chillicothe Campus Testing Center.

Ohio University Southern

For information about hours, address, fees, and more please visit the Southern Campus Testing Center's home page.

Schedule an exam at the Ohio University Southern Campus Testing Center.

Ohio University, Lancaster

For information about hours, address, fees, and more please visit the Lancaster Campus Testing Center's home page.

Schedule an exam at the Testing Center for Ohio University Lancaster Campus

Ohio University, Eastern

For information about hours, address, fees, and more please visit the Eastern Campus Testing Center's home page.

Ohio University, Zanesville

For information about hours, address, fees, and more please visit the Zanesville Campus Testing Center's home page.

Get help

  • If you have any questions, please contact the OHIO Testing Services at 740-593-1040 or testingservices@ohio.edu.

  • Visit the Technology Help Center (help.ohio.edu) to get live support, view outages, and browse trainings.


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