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Jun
29

Student rights and responsibilities are very important to your academic career! 

It is very important that you read about your rights as a student and we want you to know where you can access that information.  The Amridge University Academic Catalog located on the homepage of the University's website is a wealth of information concerning your student rights.  Read and familiarize yourself with Section 7: Student Rights and Responsibilities of the Academic Catalog.

Contact your Academic Advisor if you have any questions regarding your student rights, we will be glad to answer any questions you have that need further explanation.
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Jun
26
Registration for Fall 2017 Term is Underway!
Posted by Laina Costanza on 26 June 2017 10:11 AM

Registration for the Fall 2017 Term is underway! Our Student Affairs professionals are on hand in Admissions, Records, Financial Aid, and other essential offices to answer your questions. Get started today!

View the online course Schedules: 

Fall 2017 Undergraduate Schedule

Fall 2017 Graduate Schedule

 

Important Fall Registration dates:

14 week semester is June 26, 2017         – September 8, 2017    - Classes Start August 28, 2017 

10 week semester is September 11, 2017 – September 22, 2017 - Classes Start September 25, 2017 

8 week semester is   September 18, 2017 – October 6, 2017    - Classes Start October 9, 2017

 

Register Today!
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Jun
12
Amridge University Fall 2017 Course Schedule is Available Now!
Posted by Laina Costanza on 12 June 2017 01:41 PM

Registration for the Fall 2017 Term will begin June 26th and the Course Schedule is now available! Our Student Affairs professionals are on hand in Admissions, Records, Financial Aid, and other essential offices to answer your questions regarding Registration.

Online Course Schedules are available on the University Website at the following links:

Fall 2017 Undergraduate Schedule

Fall 2017 Graduate Schedule

Important Fall Registration dates:

14 week semester is June 26, 2017        – September 8, 2017   - Classes Start August 28, 2017 

10 week semester is September 11, 2017 – September 22, 2017 - Classes Start September 25, 2017 

8 week semester is   September 18, 2017 – October 6, 2017    - Classes Start October 9, 2017


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May
23
Library Services at Amridge University
Posted by Laina Costanza on 23 May 2017 09:44 AM

Library services are vital to the completion of your coursework!  In order to provide you with an understanding of these services, the University has prepared an online library tutorial which will help you become more proficient in using the library. 

Visit the Library Page for more information about services and to view the tutorial videos.

http://www.amridgeuniversity.edu/academics/library//
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May
4

Students:

Monday, May 8th will be the first day of the Summer semester. 

You will be receiving access to Canvas today if your registration application has been processed through the Financial Aid office. Those students who are still in our processing center or nearing the final processing of their registration will receive an email and login information as soon as the all clear has been provided by Financial Aid. Please do not panic if you do not receive your login email today. You may still be holding in Financial Aid.

Please note, if you gain access to Canvas BEFORE May 8th, you will only see the Amridge Explore Lab course. Students will not have full Course Access until Monday, May 8th.

I want to remind you that for the Summer 2017 semester, Amridge University will be using Canvas for our Learning Management System.
With this change, you will see a new login under the MyAmridge tab on the University website. Access to Blackboard will no longer be available beginning June 1st.

Making this change may seem like a challenge! We want to assure you that we will help you learn the new layout and use the tools needed for Canvas. Students we ask that you, please be proactive in looking at the student guides, these will help you get started.  

CANVAS TIPS FOR STUDENTS

DASHBOARD

The Dashboard is the first area you will see when you log into Canvas. The Dashboard contains the courses in which you are enrolled. It also helps you see what is happening in all your classes and allows you to figure out what to do next. From time to time you may also see global announcements from the University posted inside your Dashboard. More Information.

YOUR SYLLABUS IS YOUR “HOME” PAGE

When you select your course from the dashboard, you will be taken to your “Syllabus” page which is your designated “Home” page. The syllabus helps your instructor communicate course expectations and information you will need for completing your assignments. Enclosed within the page will be a “Welcome to Class” section that includes your instructor’s contact information, your course description, a link to a pdf copy of your syllabus along with section II of your course syllabus that contains academic policies you will need to read and review. Beneath the syllabus section, you will see a Course Summary page that matches your syllabus. This summary is populated from the Modules tab, which is where you will complete all your assignments. More information.

INBOX

The Inbox is the communication area you will use to connect with your instructor. If you have any questions or if you need to see any recent announcements and notifications from you instructor.


MODULES

Your instructor will use the Modules tab to list all of your assignments. Within the weekly sections of the Modules page, you will find all the assignments you need to complete the course.

DO NOT USE INTERNET EXPLORER

Use Chrome, Firefox, & Safari for Canvas! In Internet Explorer and Edge, you may not be able to see the “submit” button when you are trying to submit an Assignment. If you’re not able to see the submit button or upload an assignment through the submit button, that will be an Internet Explorer issue. Have at least two browsers installed on your computer. Always keep browsers, Adobe Flash, and Java updated.

SET YOUR PREFERENCES

Do you want a text notification when your Instructor grades your assignment? Do you want an email sent to your Gmail account when a due date changes? Do you want these notifications ASAP or only once a day? Canvas allows you to set things up exactly the way you want them so take advantage of it! Click on Account (your photo) then select Notifications. More information about setting your preferences.

GO MOBILE

Canvas has a FREE app for Android and iPhone that works extremely well for mobile devices. The Canvas app will look much better than the internet browser on your phone or iPad. More information on using Canvas on your mobile device.

NOTE: Do not take quizzes by using the mobile app. Not all exam settings or question types are compatible with the mobile app yet.

TYPING A SIGNIFICANT RESPONSE TO A DISCUSSION, ASSIGNMENT, QUIZ, OR TEXT BOX

Always make sure to copy what you've typed and pasted it into a word document (or notepad) before clicking the submit button. Why do this? There's always a chance that you could lose what you've typed. By saving it before you submit it you've got a back-up of all your hard work.

If using Word or if the formatting of the text looks wrong, you can use the clear format tool in the text box editor.

ERROR MESSAGE OR PROBLEM WITH CANVAS

Take a screenshot of any errors you receive inside Canvas. Email this picture to your Instructor, Canvas Support or an Amridge technician when you report the problem. Having the picture of exactly what you are seeing or the exact error message can help when trying to troubleshoot an issue.

 


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Apr
27
Register Today for Summer 2017 Term!
Posted by Laina Costanza on 27 April 2017 11:51 AM

Registration for the Summer 2017 Term is underway!

Registering today allows you to avoid the $100 Late Registration Fee which applies after April 28th. Plus, you will not run the risk of missing out on those classes you need this semester for you degree program. Our Student Affairs professionals are on hand in Admissions, Records, Financial Aid, and other essential offices to answer any questions you may have. Get started today! We look forward to seeing you at Amridge University on May 8th for the first day of class.

View the online course Schedules:

Summer 2017 Undergraduate Course Schedule

Summer 2017 Graduate Course Schedule

Classes begin Monday, May 8, 2017.

Register Today
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