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 All Students in online courses must:

  • Abide by the Collin College Online Exam Procedures.
  • Understand the Collin College Student Code of Conduct, located in the Collin College Student Handbook. This applies to all students, including those in online courses. Of special note: Section 9, Chapter 12: Student Code of Conduct Violations.
  • Follow instructor's direction regarding online testing. Information regarding proctored exams will be posted in the course syllabus. 


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Other Testing Centers

If taking an exam at one of Collin College's onsite testing centers creates a geographical hardship, the student should contact his or her instructor as a first step. It may be possible to have the exam administered through an approved testing center outside the geographic area during the required exam period.

It is the student's responsibility to find an approved testing services that is willing to proctor the exam:

  • Generally, other community colleges or universities are a good place to start. Suggested resource: National College Testing Association
  • The test proctor must be an employee affiliated with the school's assessment/ testing office or a program authorized to administer exams on behalf of the appropriate institution - for instance, a full or part time instructor at that institution.
  • Exam proctors must not have any family or personal relationship with the students.
  • The student is responsible for communicating with both their instructor and the testing center, scheduling the exam, and the payment of any fees charged by the remote site.

The instructor of the course is the individual that approves the use and selection of other testing centers.

Honorlock Resources 

Honorlock Procedures and Checklist

Your Instructor will provide all directions regarding testing.                 

Honorlock Technical Requirements 


  • Operating System: Windows 10, Mac OSX 10.11 or newer, ChromeOS
  • A computer (PC or Mac) 5 years old or newer; 1 GB RAM; 2 GHz Processor
  • Google Chrome Browser, minimum version 79 (Honorlock interfaces with Google Chrome)
  • Honorlock Browser Extension (Honorlock prompts the download when the student begins the quiz process)
  • Functioning/operational WebCam, either integrated or external
  • Internet Speed: 1.5 Mbps download; 750 Kbps upload

To run a system test visit Honorlock's support page, and begin a chat with a representative. Honorlock support will run a system test and they will provide a link to an internet speed test. You may also use your own internet speed test.

Student Guide to Getting Started with Honorlock (PDF)

Honorlock Proctored Exam Cost

There is no cost to Collin Students for taking an exam with Honorlock.

Honorlock Support

Honorlock support is available via:


  • Student Phone Support: +1 (844)243-2500
  • Student Email Support:
  • Student Hours: Support is available 24/7/365