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Proctored Exams for Distance Learners

Western Carolina University's Office of Continuing Education offers professional test proctoring for any distance learning student regardless of the college, university or school you attend. The service is available Monday through Friday during normal business hours between 8am and 5pm by appointment only. A fee of $15 per scheduled hour is charged.

Appointments can arranged by contacting:
Bobby Hensley
Email: or phone: 828-227-7397
To REQUEST a proctored appointment Click here.*

*PLEASE NOTE: We will do our best to work with you to arrange the most convenient day and time, however, we cannot guarantee that we can accommodate your first choice. A minimum of one week's notice is required for any appointment. A longer lead time may be required if testing materials are being shipped to us. AFTER an appointment has been arranged with our staff, you must then "register" for this exam date. Payment must be made within 24 hours in order to hold your requested time. If your registration with payment is not received within 24 hours, your tentative time will be forfeited.

Once you have confirmed an appointment time with our testing staff, please following the link below to pay for and finalize your test.

To request an exam appointment by email, you must include the following information:

  • your full name
  • your mailing address
  • your email address
  • your phone number and/or cell number
  • the school you are attending
  • the name of the class for which the requested exam is required
  • the method by which the exam is given (paper-based or online)
  • the alloted time for the exam
  • the date / time-frame during which the exam must be given*
  • your preferred day and time along with 1-2 alternates times
  • any contact information we may need for your instructor or whoever is administering the exam
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