Exam Information

Useful Links

Note: these spreadsheets  contain information for in-class examinations. Courses that have final papers or take home exams are generally not listed here.

  • Exam Conflict Form  (Deadline for fall 2015 is November 13 – no exceptions after unless an emergency arises) * PLEASE  LIST ENTIRE EXAM SCHEDULE ON THE FORM SO THAT WE WILL NOT CREATE ANOTHER CONFLICT WHEN RESCHEDULING AN EXAM *
    • What constitutes a conflict?
      • Two  exams starting at the SAME time on the SAME day;
      • Two  exams STARTING within 23 hours (i.e. A 9:00 a.m. exam on Thursday followed by  a 1:30 PM exam on Thursday or a 1:30 PM exam on Thursday followed by a 9:00 AM  exam on Friday.) Note that having a 1:30 PM exam on consecutive days (i.e. Thursday & Friday)  is NOT by itself a conflict.
  • Archived Exams

 Exam 4

  • Click on the exam4 link to download the software. The software will walk you through the first few steps and then you should follow along with the step-by-step instructions provided
  • EXAM4 Helpful tips
  • EXAM4 Software  – The download for fall 2015 midterm and final exams will be forthcoming. 

IMPORTANT NOTE:  Windows 10 will be supported for fall 2015 exams.  We would like you to consider upgrading older Apple and Microsoft operating systems.

  • Exam4 users, please be aware the following operating systems will not be supported for Fall 2015 exams:
    • Macintosh OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, 10.7 Lion, 10.8 Mountain Lion
    • Windows Vista
  • For information on upgrading to newer Macintosh OS X versions, click: http://www.apple.com/osx/how-to-upgrade/
  • For current information on Exam4 technical requirements, click: http://www.exam4.com/userguide#hardware

Take Home Exam Instructions

  • Approximately one to two business days before a take-home exam is scheduled to become available to students, the Registrar will send the class an instructional email regarding the take-home exam.

Who to Contact Regarding Emergencies that Interfere with Taking Exams

If you experience an emergency that interferes with your ability to sit for an exam, please contact Registrar Laura Dean (dean.201@osu.edu 292-5992) or Assistant Dean Monte Smith (smith.747@osu.edu 688-4676) as soon as possible. If the emergency involves the onset or exacerbation of a mental, physical or emotional disability, please contact Monte Smith to discuss appropriate accommodations. Please do not contact your professor, we will handle it, so that we can help protect your anonymity.