Apply to Write an Exam Off-Campus

Distance and online courses | On-campus courses

Distance and online courses

Students enrolled in distance and online courses may elect to write their exam off-campus if they live further than two hours travel time from Winnipeg.

Students electing to write their exam off campus must complete the exam invigilation declaration, within UM Learn.

The exam invigilation declaration tool will be available within UM Learn from the start of the course until the applicable deadline; no location changes are accepted after this date.

Application deadlines:

  • Fall Term courses: October 1
  • Winter Term courses: February 15


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On-campus courses

Students who are unable to write regular, deferred or supplemental examinations on-campus in Winnipeg may request permission of the Registrar's Office to write at an approved centre elsewhere in Canada.

How to apply

Applications must be made, in person at the Registrar's office, no later than four weeks prior to the start of the exam period in which the exam is to be written. The Registrar's Office may not be able to make suitable arrangements for writing at some locations. Students are responsible for all costs incurred.


  • Off-campus examination fee, per exam paper: $85.00 (subject to change)
  • Invigilation costs: Variable by location
  • Courier costs: Variable by location

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Updated January 19, 2017