Learn@UW-Stout -- Special Access in Quizzes

Some students will require special access. This includes having special availability, timing changes, and opting out of using respondus lockdown browser.

How to Apply Special Access for a Quiz

Go to the Quiz that needs special access. 

Select the drop down arrow next to the Quiz and click Edit.

quiz dropdown menu

Click on the Restrictions tab. 

restrictions tab

At the bottom of the page there is an area for Special Access. Click on Add Users to Special Access.

add users
Select the students that you would like to have the Special Access in this quiz.

select students
Click the Add Special Access button.

Special Access Properties


You can change the start and end dates as well as the times of a quiz's availability for the specific students requiring special access.

availability options


You can change the time limit of the quiz. Either choose no changes, no enforced time limit, or enforced time limit.
timing special access
When selecting No enforced time limit, it then will prompt you with how long the recommended length should be.

no enforced limit

When selecting Enforced time limit, more options will appear. Put the new time limit in, assign a grace period if necessary, and decide what will happen with late behavior if you choose to assign alternative late behavior.

enfored time limit

Respondus LockDown Browser

There is also an option to not require the quiz to be in Respondus LockDown Browser for the students with special access. Check the box to not require LockDown Browser for the special access students.

lockdown browser not required option

Note: This option is only available if the quiz already has Respondus LockDown Browser required.

Individual Special Access Features

You can change certain students special access individually depending on their needs. To do this click on the pencil next to the students name. This will take you back into the special access properties for this student. You can then change their special access depending on their individual needs.

individual student access

Keywords:quiz access, special access, lockdown browser, respondus, special availability, special timing, lockdown browser not required,   Doc ID:69467
Owner:Jade B.Group:UW Stout
Created:2016-12-14 15:59 CSTUpdated:2017-02-07 11:50 CST
Sites:UW Stout
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