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Posted on: April 14th, 2015 by

ProctorU is the online proctoring service that Ole Miss Online uses for students that are unable to take their proctored exams at the Distance Education Testing Lab (DETL) in Oxford or at one of our regional campuses. (more…)

What is Online Proctoring and Why is It Important?

Posted on: November 3rd, 2014 by

Part 1 in a 2 Part Series

Online proctoring is a relatively new industry that is growing as rapidly as online education. (more…)

Top 10 Things to Know About Proctored Testing

Posted on: August 25th, 2014 by

10. At the beginning of the semester, Catherine will email online instructors a survey. (more…)

The UM DETL Experience

Posted on: July 3rd, 2014 by

I often speak to students as they sign in to take an exam at the UM Distance Education Testing Lab (DETL) and frequently the topic of conversation is nerves. (more…)

Distance Education Testing Lab Enhances Online Learning

Posted on: November 4th, 2013 by

The University of Mississippi’s new Distance Education Testing Lab (DETL) has made the proctored exam much easier for Ole Miss Online, iStudy, and Independent Study High School students. (more…)

Test Checklist

Posted on: September 30th, 2013 by

Before making the test available for students on Blackboard, instructors must make sure they go through this checklist. Distance Education Testing Lab (DETL) requires each instructor to give their contact details for the period of test window. (more…)