Exam Registration Opens Exam Start Exam End
Exam 4: Week 9 Tue, Sep 26 Mon, Oct 2 Wed, Oct 4
Exam 3: Week 7 Tue, Sep 19 Mon, Sep 25 Wed, Sep 27
Exam 2: Week 5 Tue, Sep 12 Mon, Sep 18 Wed, Sep 20
Exam 1: Week 3 Tue, Sep 5 Mon, Sep 11 Wed, Sep 13

This semester, we will have 7 theory exams and 6 programming exams, all in the Computer Based Testing Facility (CBTF).

Here is what you can expect:


As per the syllabus, your performance on each assessment corresponds to 4% of your grade in the course.

Time & Place

You are responsible for scheduling your own exam time. Visit https://cbtf.engr.illinois.edu/ to choose your time!

Each exam will be 50 minutes.


We’re still working on the details of the exams… check back soon!


See the CBTF page for more detailed policies. Here’s a summary:

Practice Exams

Here are the past practice exams; the practice exams were designed for semester with two 3-hour written exams and a final, so there’s not a great mapping between the new and old exams. However, the programming questions should be good practice for the electronic exams.

Past Midterm 1’s

Applies to: Exam 1

Past Midterm 2’s

Past Finals

DRES Exams

Instructions for students registered with DRES and receiving accommodations for extended time or reduced distraction environment may use the CBTF. Policies and instructions are here: https://cbtf.engr.illinois.edu/#dres. Note in particular: