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Attention MacBook Air Users

At this time, families are reporting issues with the new MacBook Air during ISEE At Home testing. Until we can further investigate and remedy these issues, please use an alternative testing device for ISEE At Home.

ISEE by ERB

At Home Testing via Prometric

Students can now take the admissions test trusted by schools around the world from the comfort and safety of their homes. Students currently have two ISEE At Home remote testing options. Families should follow any instructions provided by their application school(s) when selecting their at-home testing choice.

ISEE by ERB

At Home Testing via Prometric

Students can now take the admissions test trusted by schools around the world from the comfort and safety of their homes. Students currently have two ISEE At Home remote testing options. Families should follow any instructions provided by their application school(s) when selecting their at-home testing choice.

A new testing option, the same testing experience.

ISEE At Home via Prometric is for families that want an on-demand testing option and, typically, do not have a test event code from an application school. With ISEE At Home via Prometric, you can pick the test date and time that works best for you.

Need to register for a test using an event code?

This page has information for families about registering for a test without an event code. For information about registering for a school-administered test with an event code, please click 'learn more.'

How It Works

Students taking the ISEE At Home via Prometric will have the same ISEE test experience as any other ISEE testing option, and schools will receive valid and reliable test scores within 48 hours for use in the admission process. The Prometric solution is identical in content, format, on-screen experience, scoring, and pricing as the tests delivered in the Prometric global test center network already used by many families.
In partnership with Prometric, ISEE At Home via Prometric offers the online ISEE test format to students entering Grades 5-12 in the United States and Canada. This enables students to take the exam at times that work for them from the comfort of their homes with the same rigor and reliability you expect from ERB. To register, families will simply select the ISEE At Home via Prometric testing option when they register online.

Testing Instructions

For technical support, please use Prometric's online support or call the ProProctor Technical Support line at 1 (800) 226-7958.

Preparation is key to a successful ISEE At Home via ProProctor testing experience. Please be sure to read the below documents before your scheduled test date to ensure that you and your student are ready for testing!

Complete Testing Instructions

All families taking the ISEE At Home via Prometric should review this guide carefully prior to testing. This ProProctor by Prometric User Guide For K-12 will provide complete instructions to prepare for and take the test. Please pay close attention to the special instructions for families using a Mac testing device.

Brief Overview

This ISEE At Home via Prometric Quick-Start Guide offers a quick explanation of how to prepare for and take the test. It should be read in addition to the complete testing instructions.

Accommodations

Need to request testing accommodations?

The following accommodations are currently available for students taking the ISEE At Home via Prometric.
Extended Time
Extended time (1.5x).
Double time (2x).
Calculator
4-function only; may only contain %, √, +/-, M-, M+, and MRC functions). Calculators are provided by families; ERB/Prometric do not provide calculators.
Spell Check Device
Spell check is not a feature of the Prometric text editor.  Families may provide an approved spell check device for use on the ISEE essay (see example).
Other Supplies
 Access to medical supplies, snacks, and/or drinks at all times during testing.
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An example of an approved spell check device.

Want more information about the ISEE At Home via Prometric?

1 (800) 446-0320
Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
For technical support, please use Prometric's online support or call the ProProctor Technical Support line at 1 (800) 226-7958.

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