Examsoft Policies & Requirements

ExamSoft's SofTest software is the application that the law school uses for exam taking.  Students have the option of using this software to type the exam on their laptops or to handwrite the exam in a bluebook. 

Minimum Laptop Requirements

  • If your PC or MAC laptop meets the minimum requirements set out by the law school (found here), SofTest will work on your laptop.

ExamSoft SofTest Training

Demo Videos - http://learn.examsoft.com/demos-for-exam-takers

Basic Instruction for ExamSoft SofTest Software

  • Before the Training:  INSTALL SOFTEST
    • Familiarize yourself with their FAQ’s at http://www.examsoft.com/dotnet/faqs/faq.aspx
    • Download your exam files
      • Enter your SoftTest Student ID# and password
    • Perform a practice exam to ensure examsoft is working as it should
      • The stability of your laptop can change between the time you install SofTest and when you take your exam
Installing SoftTest on a MAC - CLICK HERE (PDF)


Installing SoftTest on a PC - CLICK HERE (PDF)


TWO OR MORE DAYS BEFORE YOUR FIRST EXAM

DAY OF THE EXAM
  • Start SofTest and load the exam file you previously download
  • If you run into trouble, notify the proctor or one of the IT staff