Key info for students

It's easy to access the COLE (Concordia OnLine Exams) platform. Simply navigate to cole.concordia.ca and use your Moodle credentials to log in.

COLE includes features designed for your success, like autosave every 15 seconds and the ability to mark questions for review before you submit them. 

If your professor is running the exam on Moodle, you'll find it in your Moodle course — your professor will give you more information. Before your exam, download the Rave Guardian app to stay informed of any Moodle outages.

Your online exams on COLE may be proctored (invigilated). Check your course syllabus to find out and get familiar with how proctored online exams work. 

Practice exams

Make sure you complete a practice exam before your exam day, to get familiar with the interface and identify any system incompatibility issues you might have beforehand. Practise exams are available on cole.concordia.ca. If you can’t access a practice exam, please email cole@concordia.ca.


Frequently asked questions

Have a question not answered by the FAQ? Contact cole@concordia.ca.


Key info for faculty

A platform administering timed online exams and a Moodle quiz tool, COLE (Concordia OnLine Exams ) includes features for student success, like autosave every 15 seconds and the ability to mark questions for review. 

It's easy to access the COLE platform. Simply navigate to cole.concordia.ca and use your Moodle credentials to log in.


Frequently asked questions


If you are a faculty member with questions not answered in the FAQs, please send an email to cole@concordia.ca.

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