Examination information is provided on your ICON course home page or on your syllabus, and covers exam type, when and where exams are taken, as well as instructions for off campus and Student Disability Services (SDS) testing. Instructors may administer exams themselves, have nonproctored exams, or use Exam Services to oversee proctored exams. If you cannot find exam information in your syllabus or on the ICON course home page, please contact your instructor or dce-exams@uiowa.edu, 319-384-4800 for assistance.


Testing Centers in Des Moines:

John and Mary Pappajohn Education Center (1200 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50309)

Monday & Tuesday 7:30 a.m. - Noon, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. and 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Iowa Center for Higher Education (Fenton Administration Building, 2500 Fleur Dr., Des Moines, IA 50321)

Wednesday & Thursday 8:00 a.m. - Noon, 1:00 - 7:00 p.m.

The Des Moines Testing Centers are closed on Fridays.


To schedule your proctored exam:

1. Go to your ICON course page Examination Information page
2. Choose a location for your exam.
3. Follow the instructions based on the type of exam your course requires.

Or use this link to schedule now - Des Moines Self-Scheduler. Log in with your Hawk ID and password.