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Here you can find videos and other information on installing and performing a practice exam with Exam4. Reading the information or watching the videos here will increase your chances of a successful exam submittal on exam day.

Please keep in mind that although the College of Law has an extremely high success rate, that you are using Exam4 at your own risk and your computer's integrity is a major factor in how well Exam4 runs.

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Exam4 Information

Exam4 is computer based examination software that provides the option to take the written portion of an exam using a laptop. Exam4 is a simple word processor application that allows you to type the written portion of an exam and then submit it to a secure server using the wireless network. Examinations using Exam4 are offered as an optional method to take an exam and at your professor's discretion. Your professor will let you know if Exam4 computer based examinations are offered as an option for your final exam.

You must download the latest version if you want to use Exam4 for each semester. A new version of Exam4 is released each semester to include the course list and vital security updates. Please make sure you install Exam4 and successfully submit a practice exam prior to arriving to your exam. Support cannot be provided on the installation and configuration of Exam4 on the day of or during an exam. Exam4 Training is offered each semester; please see the training schedule here.

Exam4 Requirements

All new students are required to attend an Exam4 training session before using Exam4. The following operating systems are supported by Exam4:

  • Windows Vista
  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8.1
  • Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
  • Mac OS X 10.7 Lion
  • Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion
  • Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks
  • Windows XP, Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger and Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard are no longer supported.
  • Exam4 Training Schedule

    The Technology Office will offer Exam4 training at the end of the semester. Please click here to see the latest Exam4 training schedule.

    You are required to attend at least one training session if you wish to use Exam4. If you have never used Exam4 or would like to be re-accustomed to the software and the latest updates, training is available to you. All 1L, transfer and exchange students are required to attend at least one training session. You will not be authorized to use Exam4 unless you have attended at least one training session.

    Exam4 Documentation
    Windows 7 and Windows Vista
    For Windows Vista, select "Windows Vista" on the Exam4 download page.

      Mac OSX (All versions)
    To view the video on a Mac, please download Flip4Mac.

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    * To view the videos above on a Mac, please be sure to download Flip4Mac.