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Final Exams

Final Examination date/time/room assignments are released in in mid-September and mid-February for the current term. 

Final examinations should be given and taken at the scheduled times.  Permission to change the time for an examination must be obtained and then arranged by the instructor.

Multiple Examinations in One Day

Students who have no more than two examinations scheduled for the same day will be expected to take these examinations as scheduled.  A student concerned about having more than two final examinations scheduled for the same day should address this concern prior to finals week.  Please do the following:

  1. Download form (Editable PDF 73KB) and complete
  2. Bring completed form and photo ID to the Registrar Service Center, 107 Moulton Hall, to verify more than two finals are scheduled for the same day, and
  3. Take this form to the instructor and request that an exam be moved to a different date.   It is up to the instructor and student to work out an agreeable alternate time for the examination.

Final Examination Cancellation by the University

If there is a delay in the regular activities of the University, which results in the cancellation of Final Exams for the day, those Final Exams will take place on Friday of finals week at the same time and room originally scheduled.

Summer Session

Final Exams for Summer Session courses take place the last day of the class.

Illinois State University

Office of the University Registrar
Normal, IL 61790-2202

Phone: (309) 438-2188

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