Respondus vs. ProctorU




CostFree until the end of May$6 or $10 depending on the test
Requires Webcam & Mic

with Monitoring

Lockdown Browser only

3rd Party Sites

only ALEKS (math)

 only with Review+ with Live Launch, $10
Tests via WiFi   ( not recommended) (not recommended)
iPads (instructor must allow)
Chromebooks and Smartphones
Requires an account for students
Must install software:
Student desktop is “locked down”;
Cannot open other tabs or computer applications unless specified


Faculty can view student videos and images from ‘incidents’
Faculty can view a summary report of AI pinged instances 
AI ‘pinged’ incidents are reviewed by a person to verify cheating and report is sent only if cheating occurred