Examsoft Information

ExamSoft SofTest

ExamSoft Worldwide produces the SofTest examination software used by many law schools and state bar examiners. This software is a secure essay exam word processor. ASU allows students to use this software to take their mid-term and final law exams. If you plan to use your notebook computer to take your exams, SofTest is required. Approximately two-thirds of the students currently take all or some of their exams via this program.

SofTest is installed from the internet, but the software is activated only after you have registered with the law school and examsoft web site. More details will be announced later in the school year.

There is a $50.00 charge for using Examsoft. It will be added to your student billing once you accept the terms of use - Found Here

Frequently asked Questions

  • What are the Minimum System Requirements to install SoftTest?
  • Does Examsoft SofTest work on a Mac? 
    • Yes, you must have MAC OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) or MAC OS X 10.7 (Lion) or MAC OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion).
  • Can I install Examsoft on my friends laptop if mine breaks?
    • Yes, You can install the application on any Windows computer but you must register it with YOUR ID. Otherwise issues may arise.
    • Previous versions of examsoft must be removed first to allow the new registration.
  • Where can I get Examsoft?
    • It is best to download directly from their website to ensure you have the newest version. The version can change between semesters so please check their site before your exam.

Note about Examsoft:  You do not need to download it at this time.  IT Services will send out notices before mid-terms and will hold trainings for 1Ls.