Technical Requirements for Online Courses

Recommended Technical Requirements for "Frustration Free" Computing Section

View our World Campus Technical Requirements page to see the minimum technical requirements for our courses.

To review minimum technical requirements for individual statistical software packages, please visit the technical support pages of the individual vendors. See the Statistical Software page on the Statistics Department website.

Students are strongly encouraged to download, install, and test computer and browser requirements prior to the beginning of classes.

Courses with Proctored Exams Section

For courses using Honorlock you must meet the following technical requirements.

Honorlock System Requirements

  • Desktop computer or laptop (tablets, Chromebook and cell phones do not meet our requirements)
    • Windows 10 or 11
    • MacOSX 10.14 and higher
    • ChromeOS 93 and higher
  • Webcam and microphone (built-in or external).
    • Currently, Honorlock is incompatible with:
      • iPads
      • Walmart Branded Camera (Onn)
  • Connection to network with sufficient internet speed: at least 1.5 Mbps download speed and 750 Sbps upload. Hot spots are not recommended.
  • Chrome Browser version 93 or higher with pop-up blocker disabled
  • Installed Honorlock Chrome Extension
    • "Once you install the extension, you get the protection and ease of simply logging into your school’s learning management system and getting started."
    • "We’ll walk you through a quick 60-second pre-test checklist to make sure you’re ready to go."

Reaching Honorlock 24/7/365 Support

  • Phone: 1 (844) 243-2500
  • Email:
  • Live Chat: Click on the live chat link located at the bottom right corner of your Canvas exam page
  • Honorlock support: Click on the link at the top right-hand corner of your Canvas exam page

Reference: July 18, 2022, Honorlock Help Center "Minimum System Requirements"