Student Exam Ready Checklist

Student Exam Ready Checklist


Visit this ProctorU – Elsevier website to:

Create a ProctorU account username and password

Register (at least 72 hours in advance) for your exam

Read all the instructions on what to expect on exam day (see end of this document for more information on being prepared on exam day)

Run HESI Compatibility check

Run Compatibility check prior to your exam by clicking hereCheck and run equipment requirement check for ProctorU (see below)


Browsers supported:

Chrome (Chromebooks running on Chrome browser not compatible)


If you need to update / add a browser: visit equipment here

Equipment Requirements:


Check equipment here

Equipment requirements:

Desktop computer or laptop (tablets, Chromebook and cell phones do not meet our requirements)

A working built-in or external webcam and microphone

Internet speed must be at least 2 Mbps download and 2 Mbps upload. Hot spots are not recommended.

Browser with pop-up blocker disabled


To ensure a prompt and seamless exam set up, ensure you have / know the following:

Exam name and class info so the proctor can connect you to the appropriate exam (your instructor will be able to provide this information if unknown or in question).

Your institution for this testing session will be: “Elsevier – HESI”

Your term will be the name of your Institution

Your exam will be a combination of your cohort + exam name {your cohort / exam name}. (if you are unsure of this, your instructor can advise)

Exam name examples

{your cohort} {exam name}

Nurs432 HESI Exit Exam

Spring2020 HESI Funds Exam

Your Evolve username and password which your proctor will prompt you to enter

One form of government-issued photo ID (i.e. driver’s license, passport, military ID, etc.)

Any materials authorized for use by your instructor (scratch paper, pencil, etc.)

A working webcam and microphone

A strong internet connection

A private room

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