Quiz Extensions

Extend Time on All Quizzes in Webcourses@UCF

These instructions will show you how to extend time for all timed quizzes in Webcourses@UCF. This tool will only apply extra time to existing quizzes only. If another quiz is added, the process must be repeated. Using this tool will overwrite any existing quiz extensions.


  1. Click Quiz Extensions on the course menu.
    Quiz Extension Homepage
  2. If it does not appear, take the following steps to add it to the Course Menu.

    1. Click on Settings in the course menu.
    2. Click on the Navigation tab.
    3. Drag and drop the Quiz Extensions link to the active section at the top of the page.
    4. Click Save.
  3. Select the students from the left hand menu or use the Filter box to quickly find a student.
  4. Click Submit.
  5. Use the dropdown menu to select how much extra time the selected students will receive.
    1. If the student is receiving a time extension due to accommodations, please refer to the letter from Student Accessibility Services for how much time to add.
    2. custom amount of time can be added as a percentage e.g. (2.5x represents 250%)
      Quiz Extension Extend Time Screen
  6. Click Submit.
  7. Please stay on the page while the tool is processing.
  8. A list will be generated of how much extra time was added to each quiz. Note: Quizzes without time limits are skipped.