During this period of remote learning, we’re providing a variety of services to connect you with faculty remotely so that classes can continue uninterrupted.
Visit the Aims COVID-19 Information site for the latest information, updates and resources.
The following services and recommendations will assist you in preparing to learn remotely successfully.
In preparation, you should make sure you have tested your access to the following equipment at home:
Checkout Laptop Notice
To limit the spread of COVID-19 and practice safe social distancing, laptop distribution is being limited to certain dates and times that are TBD. Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to request a laptop if one is needed.
Knowing what you need access to and how you can access it off campus is essential to getting the most out of your remote learning experience.
Many of Aims’ resources – such as email, D2L, myAims, Self-Service Banner, and more – do not require you to be on the Aims network to access them. Other resources do require you to be on the Aims network to access, such as certain applications you are using in your classes. It’s important to communicate with your instructor to determine what services you will need access to and how you can access them off-campus.
Several Internet Service Providers (ISPs) have announced discounted or free Internet service for customers due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The list below provides resources from the FCC and various providers regarding assistance.
Agreement states that providers will waive late fees, not cutoff service for lack of payment, and open hot-spots.
ISP and Carrier COVID-19 Responses
Please see the Aims Online (D2L) Technical Support page.