Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

It is currently 06 Jul 2015, 05:52

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

GMAT test center violation...by the proctor

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
TAGS:
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 06 Sep 2009
Posts: 14
Location: New York
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 0

GMAT test center violation...by the proctor [#permalink] New post 18 Sep 2009, 23:00
My friend told me that when she took the GMAT her proctor clicked through a few screens on her computer and screwed up the break in between the essay section and the quant section such that the clock started running while she was away from her computer. When she got back and started the section she found that 8 minutes had already elapsed. She told the proctor and the proctor was basically like "not my problem." She ended up getting a 670 but thinks she could've scored a 700 if she had those extra minutes. Does she have any recourse here?
Kaplan GMAT Prep Discount CodesKnewton GMAT Discount CodesVeritas Prep GMAT Discount Codes
Director
Director
User avatar
Joined: 03 Jun 2009
Posts: 803
Location: New Delhi
WE 1: 5.5 yrs in IT
Followers: 72

Kudos [?]: 490 [0], given: 56

Re: GMAT test center violation...by the proctor [#permalink] New post 19 Sep 2009, 00:22
Senior Manager
Senior Manager
avatar
Joined: 23 Jun 2009
Posts: 354
Location: Turkey
Schools: UPenn, UMich, HKS, UCB, Chicago
Followers: 5

Kudos [?]: 98 [0], given: 63

Re: GMAT test center violation...by the proctor [#permalink] New post 19 Sep 2009, 01:19
Everything is recorded in the exam. She should contact with gmac.
Expert Post
Founder
Founder
User avatar
Affiliations: AS - Gold, UA - Silver, HH-Diamond
Joined: 04 Dec 2002
Posts: 12822
Location: United States (WA)
GMAT 1: 750 Q49 V42
GPA: 3.5
WE: Information Technology (Hospitality and Tourism)
Followers: 2730

Kudos [?]: 13577 [0], given: 3865

GMAT ToolKit User Premium Member CAT Tests
Re: GMAT test center violation...by the proctor [#permalink] New post 19 Sep 2009, 01:27
Expert's post
Definitely contact GMAC - this proctor needs to be educated/removed. Your friend should report him/her.
No need to have this experience repeated for someone else.
_________________

Founder of GMAT Club

Just starting out with GMAT? Start here... | Want to know your GMAT Score? Try GMAT Score Estimator
Need GMAT Book Recommendations? Best GMAT Books

Co-author of the GMAT Club tests

Have a blog? Feature it on GMAT Club!

GMAT Club Premium Membership - big benefits and savings

Re: GMAT test center violation...by the proctor   [#permalink] 19 Sep 2009, 01:27
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
GMAT Test Center (NY) bozo190101 0 23 Mar 2008, 05:16
Experts publish their posts in the topic Brooklyn Pearson Vue Center - problems with PROCTORS beninBK 17 19 Dec 2007, 22:03
Problems in GMAT test center??? GMATBLACKBELT 13 18 Sep 2007, 11:07
Experts publish their posts in the topic A person's bad experience with GMAT test center faifai0714 6 06 Mar 2007, 22:15
doucments to be carried at test center???? rahuluec 1 09 Aug 2005, 02:19
Display posts from previous: Sort by

GMAT test center violation...by the proctor

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  

Moderators: m3equals333, TGC



GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Privacy Policy| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.