Online Learning:

Testing at a Distance

St. Petersburg College requires students to fill out a designate a proctor form when testing outside of Pinellas County. 


Please Note: Students for spring semester can start making testing arrangements on Monday, January 29th.
Accessibility Services

If you have a documented disability, please e-mail your accommodation(s) to You will need to contact your proctor prior to your exams to ensure they have the proper arrangements for your accommodations.

Steps to designate a test proctor

  1. Check the Proctored Exam Course List for the semester. 
Note: Computerized Placement Testing is available for distance students. Testing times and dates are determined by the selected testing location.
  1. Determine midterm and final testing dates:
  • Midterm and final exam dates and times. Distance testing only.
    Day Midterm Dates Final Dates
    Thursday March 15th April 26th
    Friday March 16th April 27th
    Saturday March 17th April 28th
    Sunday March 18th April 29th
  • Exams (midterms and finals) are administered at the availability of the proctor during the days listed above. Placement Testing is offered at the availability of the selected testing location.

  1. Complete the Designate a Proctor Form Process:
  • Need a proctor? You can identify approved proctor by using the Proctor Search Tool.
  • Complete the Designate a Proctor Form
  • It is the student’s responsibility to contact their proctor to schedule their exam during the scheduled testing dates and pay for any testing fees.
  • Accessibility Services - If you have a documented disability, please send your accommodations to and call the testing center prior to the testing date to arrange for accommodations.
All distance learning exams must be proctored in an official testing center at a local college.
Libraries are no longer approved proctoring locations. 

If you need any assistance with testing arrangements or have questions, please contact the Online Learning and Services office at 727-394-6006 or email

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