The tutorial below will provide details on enabling Honorlock on your quizzes in MyCourses.

NOTE: Dates, time limits, and special access will need to be added to the quiz in MyCourses. You do not need to set a password on your HL-enabled exam in MyCourses. A password will be generated automatically when HL is enabled.

If you are using Honorlock with third-party integration, please follow these steps: Enable Honorlock on Third-Party Integration.

NOTE: Please make sure you have downloaded Google Chrome (download Google Chrome) and the Honorlock Extension (download extension).

Recommended - Practice Quizzes

RECOMMENDED: It is highly recommended that you include a Honorlock Practice Exam to allow your students a chance to test their connection with Honorlock before completing an actual course assignment.

  • Tutorial: Create an Honorlock Practice Exam
  • TIP: Make sure your Honorlock settings match what students can expect to see in an actual exam so that they can practice with realistic settings.
  • TIP: If your students will be completing exams on 3rd Party sites (i.e. Pearson, Cengage, etc.), make sure you create your practice exam on this 3rd party site and instruct your students how to access it.


1. Download Google Chrome (download Google Chrome) and the Honorlock Extension (download extension)

  • NOTE: You will need to use Google Chrome to enable Honorlock on your quizzes.

2. Go into your course in MyCourses

3. Click on the Honorlock tab in the top Navbar

honorlock on navbar.png

4. Click Enable to the right of the quiz for which you want to Enable Honorlock

enable honorlock icon.png


5. Select your Proctoring Options

NOTE: Please be aware that some students may not have a webcam on their computers.

honor lock proctoring settings.png


6. Enter Student Guidelines - these guidelines will show to your students when they first access the quiz in MyCourses (Sample Student Instructions)

NOTE: When choosing options such as notes allowed, scrap paper, and calculator be sure to indicate in the additional instructions the type of notes, how many sheets of scrap paper, or the type of calculator the student is allowed to use.

honorlock student guidelines.png

7. Enter Accommodations - accommodations will show only to the Honorlock Proctor (Sample Proctor Instructions)

accommodations honorlock.png

8. Click Enable


Questions? Contact the MyCourses Support Team by email at 
or by phone at 727-341-3500 (Hours: Mon.- Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. EST).

For after-hours or weekend assistance, contact the SPC Helpdesk at 727-791-2795 or

Add comment

Article is closed for comments.