Resources to help give students the tools they need and to set expectations should the need arise to learn and study remotely. These resources aim to help students make a smooth transition in what may be a stressful situation.

Learning remotely

The University's goal is to maintain the delivery of quality instruction and to minimize the disruption of your progress toward degree completion. We are here to offer tips and answers to any questions you may have about learning remotely.

Remote and online tools

From Zoom and Canvas to Kaltura and Panopto, there are a number of tools, software and apps that you may need to use as part of your course. Learn more about these tools and best practices for using them.

Using Zoom

Zoom is an integral part of your remote learning experience. Here you can find a getting started guide, best practice guide and more tips for using Zoom.

Getting support

We are ready to offer support when you need it. You can also contact your campus support or help desks for Canvas and the tools that work inside of Canvas. Find out how to contact these resources.

Online Course Workshop

This is a new online course for UM System faculty teaching online in Summer 2020. In this workshop, you will create an online course. The 4-week course is 100% online and will be held in Canvas.

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Training, Training, Training!

Did we say training? Anyone can attend any of the trainings regardless of the campus leading the session. In-person workshops are also scheduled for specific campuses. See the full schedule for details.

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