December 6 - 9
Last Day of Fall Semester 2016
Fall Final Tuition and Fees Payment Deadline
Scheduled Network Down Day
December 26 - 30
College Closed New Year’s Day (observed)
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
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Aims Online Tool Name Changes
The Office Of Online Learning would like to inform you of upcoming changes within Aims Online (D2L) for Spring 2017. D2L is changing the name of some of the tools to provide a more intuitive experience for users. These changes will occur December 15. Please note this update occurs after grades are due in Fall 2016.
FACULTY AND STUDENT CHANGES
- News is changing to Announcements
- Dropbox is changing to Assignments
- Pager is changing to Instant Messages
- User Progress is changing to Class Progress
- Edit Course is changing to Course Admin
- In Content, New is changing to Upload/Create
- In Content, Add Existing Activities is
changing to Existing Activities
2017 - 2018 Aims Foundation
Scholarship Application Now Open!
With over 80 scholarship opportunities available and only one application to fill out, don’t miss out on your chance to be awarded scholarship money for your 2017 - 2018 Fall/Spring semesters! Visit the Aims scholarship webpage at http://www.aims.edu/student/finaid/scholarships/ to apply. Remember you must use your myAims username and password to sign in to the online general application. Don’t delay, the majority of scholarships close March 1, 2017.
iFocus Online Workshops - watch 24/7!
Student Lingo Site - www.studentlingo.com/aims
Check out the interactive on-demand workshops, brought to you by Student Lingo. Action plans and additional resources are offered at the end of each workshop to help you achieve your academic goals. Watch these 30-minute workshops anywhere you have access to the internet and a computer or tablet day or night! Online workshops count towards weekly drawings, portfolios, and end of the semester Kindle drawing.
Comcast Corporation and Aims have partnered to provide low-cost high-speed Internet service for $9.95 a month plus tax; the option to purchase an Internet-ready computer for under $150; and multiple options to access free digital literacy training in print, online and in-person for current Aims students who are a Pell Grant recipient. The program is limited to new Internet Essentials residential customers enrolled at Aims.
Find out more at InternetEssentials.com/college or call (877) 591-9535
This program is only available to households that are located where Comcast offers Internet service.