Student Resources

Getting Started with Remote Learning

The Student Resources page provides Illinois students information about learning effectively while engaging in remote instruction as well as accessing technology tools and tips.

For tips and tricks on how to be a successful online learner, check out these student resource guides from the Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning and review a few of these blog posts from Illinois Online:

""

Technology access

I need a computer or access to internet in my location

If you do not have access to a functional computer or internet connectivity in your location, please contact the Student Assistance Center at 217-333-0050 or helpdean@illinois.edu. The Center works with Technology Services to make sure you have access to the technology hardware you need.

I have a computer, but cannot run or download software needed for classes

UIUC AnyWare offers virtual access to over 100 software applications for students whether working on campus, remotely, or in class. It also offers a virtual desktop environment allowing users to access applications securely, on multiple devices and operating systems including Windows, MacOS, Linux, iOS, and Android.

 

Technology assistance

For technical issues (ex. Zoom not working on my laptop), contact Technology Services at consult@illinois.edu or 217-244-7000.

If you are a new student, visit the Technology Services New Student Resource Guide!

Additional Resources

Exam Support

If you need help with Proctorio (used by some classes for exams), please visit the Proctorio Support page. You can get instant help via their live chat or you can email support@proctorio.com.

Library Resources

The University of Illinois Main Library provides information on and access to a number of virtual literary and research resources in cases of campus closure.

The Library also provides access to the Emergency Temporary Access Service. Details are available on their website.

Student Wellness

Campus Recreation strives to provide innovative wellness programs for the campus community. View the student wellness resources provided by campus recreation.

This Mental Health Resources list provides websites and organizations with information, guides, and help for mental wellness.

Student Success Workshops

ACES Student Success Workshops are designed to provide students with an interactive experience to enhance their academic learning. For fall 2020, workshops will be offered in a virtual format. All University of Illinois students are invited to attend. Dates and times are subject to change. Use this Zoom link to attend each session. For questions, please contact Logan Honegger, ACES Coordinator for Advising & Student Success. 

Policy: The Student Code

Both students and instructors will need to allow some flexibility when participating in blended or remote instruction. However, the university student code still applies. See the following pages for more information on the Student Code as it pertains to grades, attendance, and integrity.

Additional Links