General Proctoring Information

All proctoring fees will have to be paid at the time the application is submitted. Payments can be made by debit / credit card only. Southern Miss Students will no longer be able to charge the proctoring fees to their student account.

For questions concerning The University of Southern Mississippi online class proctored exams, please contact the Learning Enhancement Center on the Hattiesburg campus.  Even though there is a proctoring specialist located on the Gulf Park campus, all exam instructions and passwords are sent to the Learning Enhancement Center proctor on the Hattiesburg campus.  Please contact Vanessa McCullum in Hattiesburg at 601-266-5598 or e-mail at proctor@usm.edu.

STUDENTS:

It is important that you read the “Student Responsibilities” section before you complete your “Application for Proctoring”.

Please use proctor@usm.edu for inquiries only. Please use the proctoring applications to submit dates and times you wish to schedule your exam(s). If you wish, you may schedule up to three (3) exams per course at one time. NOTE: This does NOT mean you can choose 3 dates and times for one exam. Only one exam per chosen date and time is allowed.  PLEASE DO NOT LIST MULTIPLE COURSES ON ONE APPLICATION.  It is important that you read the “Student Responsibilities” section before you complete your “Application for Proctoring”.

Need Help?

Get in touch with our Staff

Vanessa McCullum
Manager of Operations
vanessa.mccullum@usm.edu
Tomeka Bell
Administrative Assistant
tomeka.bell@usm.edu

Testing Information

Hattiesburg Campus

Contact Information:

International Center, room 301
118 College Drive, Box 9649
Hattiesburg, MS 39406-9649
Phone: 601.266.5518
Fax: 601.266.4560
E-mail: proctor@usm.edu

 

Hours appointments are taken:

M, Tu, W, F – 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Thurs – 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
(Allowing 1 1/2 hours to complete exam)

Gulf Park Campus

Contact Information:

Gulf Coast Library, Room 210
730 East Beach Blvd.
Long Beach, MS 39560
Phone: 228.214.3459
E-mail: proctorgulfcoast@usm.edu

 

Hours appointments are taken:

Mon-Thursday – 8:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Fridays – 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday – 1:00 – 6:00

Choose a Testing Center

Hattiesburg Campus

If you are a University of Southern Mississippi student and you would like to have an exam proctored on the Hattiesburg campus, please complete this form: $10 per exam (except for USM Staff or Faculty members – please use 2nd link if you are USM Staff or Faculty) PLEASE NOTE: PERSONAL LAPTOPS / TABLETS ARE NOT PERMITTED TO BE USED FOR TESTING IN OUR OFFICE.  Photo ID is required to take an exam.  PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOU ENTER MORE THAN ONE EXAM ON AN APPLICATION, YOUR RECEIPT WILL ONLY SHOW ONE OF THEM.

If you are a NON-USM student and you would like to have an exam proctored on the Hattiesburg campus, please complete this form: $20 per exam. PLEASE NOTE: PERSONAL LAPTOPS / TABLETS ARE NOT PERMITTED TO BE USED FOR TESTING IN OUR OFFICE. Photo ID is required to take an exam. PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOU ENTER MORE THAN ONE EXAM ON AN APPLICATION, YOUR RECEIPT WILL ONLY SHOW ONE OF THEM.

Gulf Park Campus

If you are a University of Southern Mississippi student and you would like to have an exam proctored on the Gulf Park campus, please complete this form: $10 per exam (except for USM Staff or Faculty members  – please use 2nd link if you are USM Staff or Faculty).  PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOU ENTER MORE THAN ONE EXAM ON AN APPLICATION, YOUR RECEIPT WILL ONLY SHOW ONE OF THEM.

If you are a Non-USM student and you would like to have an exam proctored on the Gulf Park campus, please complete this form: $20 per exam. PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOU ENTER MORE THAN ONE EXAM ON AN APPLICATION, YOUR RECEIPT WILL ONLY SHOW ONE OF THEM.

Non-Southern Miss Site

If you are a University of Southern Mississippi student and you are unable to proctor on either the Hattiesburg campus or Gulf Coast campus, please complete this form: $10 per exam. PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOU ENTER MORE THAN ONE EXAM ON AN APPLICATION, YOUR RECEIPT WILL ONLY SHOW ONE OF THEM.

  • Application for Proctoring – USM Student – Non-USM Testing Site
    • This includes students living out of town, out of state, and out of the country. You, the student, is responsible for locating a proctor. Please contact proctor before filling out the application. Proctoring location must meet the criteria stated in the Student Responsibilities – Primary Responsibility section.

MSVCC Course

If you are NOT a USM student and you are taking an MSVCC course and you want to have your exam proctored on the Hattiesburg Campus, please fill out this form: PLEASE NOTE: You must still submit your application 3-working days prior to the date you wish to take your exam.  If not, please be prepared to pay the $30 late fee.

If you are NOT a USM student and you are taking an MSVCC course and you want to have your exam proctored on the Gulf Park Campus, please fill out this form: PLEASE NOTE: You must still submit your application 3-working days prior to the date you wish to take your exam.  If not, please be prepared to pay the $30 late fee.



Please Note:

If you are still unsure as to which form to use, please call 601-266-5598.