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  •  Respondus is a tool that creates and manages course exams. Such exams can be printered or published directly to BeachBoard.
  •  Respondus supports over 10 question types and can import questions from Microsoft Word, rich-text, QTI and tab/comma delimited formats.
Vendor Respondus
Platform Windows. View system requirements.
Who can
Download from
Software Depot?
Faculty, Staff & Students
Software Depot Installation Policy

California State University, Long Beach participates in the CSU Respondus License. It is an annual subscription coordinated by Academic Technology Services. The program provides Respondus software for not-for-profit educational purposes. Faculty and staff can install the software on personally-owned computers provided that individuals who are not affiliated with CSULB do not gain usage.

Ordering Request assistance from your campus technologist for university-owned campus computers.

Product Details

Respondus is a software tool for creating and managing exams. Exams can be printed to paper or published directly to BeachBoard.

The products include:

  • Respondus 4 Campus-wide
  • Respondus Equation Editor 4.0


Key Features and How to Use

Visit the Respondus website to learn about its products and features.

To learn how to create exams or surveys using Respondus, please contact the Instructional Technology Support Services or visit the CSULB Respondus website.


Before Installing Respondus, quit all other applications, especially word processors as they may interfere with Respondus Equation Editor Setup's ability to install fonts. See the installation instructions. Contact your division, department or college technologist for assistance with installing Respondus on campus-owned computers. The software is currently available through Software Depot.


Please submit questions, problems or suggestions regarding the Respondus license. The CSULB support contact is Instructional Technology Support Services.  Please contact

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