It is important that you read Testing Information for Students before you complete your application.

  • You DO NOT USE THIS SITE  to schedule your exams through EXAMITY.

Please do not list multiple courses on one application. If you do, your application will reflect the first exam listed. Note that when you submit your application, you receive and automated receipt. THIS IS NOT A CONFIRMATION OF APPROVAL.

Locations

Note: If you do not reside on campus, please obtain a visitors pass for parking.

Hattiesburg campus

International Center, Room 301
118 College Drive, Box 9649
Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39406-9649

Phone: 601.266.5518
Fax: 601.266.4560
Email: vanessa.mccullum@usm.edu

Hours Appointments are Scheduled:
  • Mon, Tues, Wed, and Fri (8:30 AM to 3:30 PM)
  • Thurs (8:30 AM to 5:30 PM).

The last appointment time for the day ALLOWS ONE (1) AND A HALF (1/2) hours to complete exam.

Gulf Park campus

Gulf Coast Library, Room 210
730 East Beach Blvd.
Long Beach, Mississippi 39560

Phone: 228.214.3459
Fax: 228.214.5417
Email: mernagh.howze@usm.edu

Hours Appointments are Scheduled:
  • 8:30 AM to 7:00 PM, Mon. Tues. Wed. and Thurs.
  • 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM, Fri.
  • 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Sat. and Sun.

The last appointment time for the day ALLOWS ONE (1) AND A HALF (1/2) hours to complete exam.

Applications

USM Students

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: (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. If you wish, you may schedule up to three (3) exams per course at one time. The fee is $10 per exam. IF YOU LIST THREE (3) EXAMS, YOUR TOTAL WILL BE $30.  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.

Application links

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: If you wish, you may schedule up to three (3) exams per course at one time. The fee is $10 per exam. IF YOU LIST THREE (3) EXAMS, YOUR TOTAL WILL BE $30.  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.

You must allow a minimum of four (4) work days before the requested examination date. A $30 late fee will be charged if an application is submitted late and must be paid before your application will be processed. The late fee is in addition to the $10 (NON-USM $20) exam fee.

Application Links

Non-USM Students

If you are a non-USM student and you would like to have an exam proctored on the Hattiesburg campus, please complete this form: PLEASE NOTE: PERSONAL LAPTOPS / TABLETS ARE NOT PERMITTED TO BE USED FOR TESTING IN OUR OFFICE. Photo ID is required to take an exam. If you wish, you may schedule up to three (3) exams per course at one time. The fee is $20 per exam. IF YOU LIST THREE (3) EXAMS, YOUR TOTAL WILL BE $60.  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.

You must allow a minimum of three (3) days before the requested examination date. Weekends (Saturdays and Sundays) and holidays do not count as working days. This will ensure there is ample time to process your application and to forward exam information to the approved proctors. Examples: If an application is submitted on Wednesday, you will schedule your exam no earlier than the following Tuesday. If you submit your application on a weekend, you will need to schedule your exam no earlier than Thursday of the upcoming week.

A $30 late fee will be charged if an application is submitted late and must be paid before your application will be processed. The late fee is an addition to the $10 (NON-USM $20) exam fee.

FOR THE MAILING OF PAPER EXAMS, PLEASE HAVE YOUR INSTRUCTOR TO USE THE FOLLOWING, ADDRESSED AS: University of Southern MS, Office of Online Learning, ATTN: Vanessa McCullum,  118 College Drive, #9649, Hattiesburg, MS 39406 as not to be confused with the Testing Center.

Application links

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: If you wish, you may schedule up to three (3) exams per course at one time. The fee is $20 per exam. IF YOU LIST THREE (3) EXAMS, YOUR TOTAL WILL BE $60. 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.

You must allow a minimum of four (4) work days before the requested examination date. A $30 late fee will be charged if an application is submitted late and must be paid before your application will be processed. The late fee is in addition to the $10 (NON-USM $20) exam fee.

Application links

Non-Southern Miss Location

If you are a University of Southern Mississippi student and you are unable to proctor on either the Hattiesburg campus or Gulf Park campus, please complete this form: If you wish, you may schedule up to three (3) exams per course at one time. The fee is $10 per exam. IF YOU LIST THREE (3) EXAMS, YOUR TOTAL WILL BE $30.  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. PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOU ENTER MORE THAN ONE EXAM ON AN APPLICATION, YOUR RECEIPT WILL REFLECT ONLY THE FIRST EXAM LISTED.

Please refer to “Testing Information for Students” for approved proctors.

You must allow a minimum of three (3) days before the requested examination date. Weekends (Saturdays and Sundays) and holidays do not count as working days. This will ensure there is ample time to process your application and to forward exam information to the approved proctors. Examples: If an application is submitted on Wednesday, you will schedule your exam no earlier than the following Tuesday. If you submit your application on a weekend, you will need to schedule your exam no earlier than Thursday of the upcoming week.

A $30 late fee will be charged if an application is submitted late and must be paid before your application will be processed. The late fee is an addition to the $10 (NON-USM $20) exam fee.

* When listing the proctors information, please list their full name (first and last name), job title, WORK telephone number, and WORK e-mail address.

  • PLEASE GET DATES APPROVED BY YOUR PROCTOR PRIOR TO FILLING OUT THE APPLICATION. THEY ARE SUBJECT TO REJECT YOUR REQUEST WITHOUT PRIOR APPROVAL
Application links
  • Application for Student
    • 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 Testing Information for Students Primary Responsibility section.