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Students of distance education courses may request exam proctoring at Hamersly Library. We are unable to handle the demand to proctor WOU classes or programs (i.e., make-up exams, entrance or placement exams). We recommend those be handled within the department or division.

Janeanne Rockwell-Kincanon, Public Services Librarian, administers the proctoring program, but frequently assigns proctoring duties & responsibilities to other library faculty or staff to accommodate scheduling requests. The specific proctor depends on the day and time arranged for the exam. In general, proctoring is available Mondays-Fridays 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

There is no charge for this service.

Instructions for Students

  1. Submit the proctor contact information below to your instructor or distance education office.
  2. Determine when you would like to take your exam, within the time frame allowed by your instructor. We can accommodate exams during the library’s weekday hours, with occasional flexibility into the evenings.
  3. Arrange your exam appointment by contacting Janeanne Rockwell-Kincanon (see below). When requesting an appointment, please indicate
    • Your professor’s name and the course number
    • Your preference for date and time to begin the exam
    • The time allotted for the exam (how long will your reservation be?)
  4. Bring your photo ID and any required or allowed materials with you to your exam at the Hamersly Library. Tell the staff at the Information Desk you are here for a proctored exam.
  5. Driving and parking directions are here.

Foreign Language Achievement Tests

For students who have talked to their advisors about taking a language exam for elective credit, see the Foreign Language Acheivement Testing Service (FLATS) information and registration from Brigham Young University (BYU). As you fill in the registration form, please include the following information:

Proctor Information Additional Results Sent To:
Janeanne Rockwell-Kincanon
Hamersly Library
Western Oregon University
345 N Monmouth Ave
Monmouth, OR  97361
Amy Clark
University Registrar
Western Oregon University
345 N Monmouth Ave
Monmouth, OR 97361

Once you have registered and paid for your exam, please contact Janeanne Rockwell-Kincanon ( to schedule your testing time.

You are allowed 2.5 hours to take the exam, but most students finish in about 1.5 hours. See the FLATS FAQ for information about the test content.

Instructions for Faculty/Distance Education Offices

Send exams and related material to:


Janeanne Rockwell-Kincanon , Public Services Librarian* 503-838-9493 *

Lori Bullis (assisting)* 503-838-8894 *

Postal Mail:

Proctoring Staff
Hamersly Library
Western Oregon University
345 N. Monmouth Ave.
Monmouth, OR 97361

//added for spring 2020