Examplify Information

ExamSoft's test taking application is called Examplify. School of Nursing lab computers and laptops will be used by students to take exams for courses using ExamSoft. You do not need to install Examplify on your personal computer unless your instructor requests you to do so (installation instructions are at the bottom of the page if needed).

Please perform the steps below at least 5 days before your first exam.  If you have issues resetting your password, contact ExamSoft Support:; 866.429.8889 ext. 1.

Step 1: Access and Reset your Examplify Password

Prior to your first exam, you will receive an account activation email with the subject "ExamSoft Account Active (May Require a Password Reset)". Your UT login ID is your login ID for both Examplify and the ExamSoft website. If you are a new user or existing user that has forgotten your password, use the link provided in the email or reset it on this page.* 

*Please note: UTHealth Password Policy ITPOL-002 states, “University passwords may not be used for non-university purposes.” When you change your password, it cannot be the same password you use for your university accounts. That is, it cannot be the same password you use to get into your university email, webmail or Canvas accounts

Step 2: Review Examplify Resources

These short videos explain how to use Examplify to download, launch, take, and upload exams. Please review the videos to familiarize yourself with the exam taking software.

If you prefer text-based resources, review the following:

In addition, review Examplify the Big Picture and Examplify Troubleshooting Tips.

Step 3: Prepare for Exam Day

  • Know your university user id, password, and email address as well as your Examplify password.
  • Know how Examplify works!
  • Bring two form of identification (UTH Student ID and Driver's License)If you will be using a school laptop, go to the Learning Resource Center (CSON 306) 30 minutes before the exam start time to check out a laptop. You will need proper identification to check one out.
  • During testing, be advised that starting and uploading exams may take several minutes.

Only install Examplify if instructed to do so by your instructor

Note: The information below is on this page for students whose instructor has requested they install Examplify on their personal computer for test taking.

Verify that your computer meets the minimum requirements:

Install Examplify using the following instructions only if your computer meets the minimum requirements. You will need to know the Institution's Custom Home Page to download the software and the Institution ID to register it. The Institution’s Custom Home Page is and the Institution ID is utnursing.  Before you install Examplify, temporarily disable your antivirus software.

If you have issues installing the software, contact ExamSoft Support:; 866.429.8889 ext. 1.