Keep Learning - Supporting our students during the Covid-19 Health Emergency

Keep Learning during Covid-19 Health Emergency


We are aware of the personal and academic challenges the current Covid-19 virus situation has created for you all, our most important members of the Appalachian State community. While none of us has perfect remedies for transitioning our in-person services to remote interfaces, we are working hard to provide you with the best possible support to continue your academic endeavors over the coming weeks via the Keep Learning initiative. Please note the following connectivities that will engage you with a support person, tutor, or learning specialist to address your needs as we navigate this difficult time. We are here to help you keep learning. 



What if I don’t have off-campus internet access?

There are a number of internet service providers in NC who are now offering free internet service/free Wi-Fi hotspots, as well as mobile service providers offering increased data usage for no additional fee. 

See the list here: https://www.ncbroadband.gov/covid19broadband/

This link will provide you with an explanation and serves as a student user guide to appstate.zoom.us  This is an online meeting resource that is provided free to enrolled Appalachian State students. 

Using your Appstate.Zoom.us account 

You can search appointments and schedule a Zoom online tutoring session by logging in with your Appalnet username and password (or banner ID) via the link below:

Schedule A ZOOM Tutoring Session

Peer Academic Coaches/Online Learning Coaches can help students organize their time, develop study plans, create learning schedules and make adjustments in your learning to be a more prepared “online” student. To schedule an Online Learning Coach, search for a "Peer Academic Coaching" appointment in TutorTrac. You can schedule an appointment by logging in  here

The University Writing Center will offer Zoom based writing support beginning Monday, March 23, 2020. Access the link below for information and to schedule:

University Writing Center

The link below will provide you with Belk Library and Information Commons links updates to maintain to support your connectivity to the resources you need

Belk Library and Information Commons Continuity Plan

This course is designed to help you develop effective time management habits and learning strategies that contribute to your personal and academic success. College is a difficult time of transitions and it is common to struggle to manage the multiple priorities and demands being placed on you. The goal of effective time management is not only to help you achieve your personal and academic goals, but also to help you attain a sense of balance and well-being. Click on the link below to find our more and self-enroll! (Requires you to log in with your ASU Username and Password)

Keep Learning - Open Course

The focus of this video is strategies for success in finals during normal times and additional considerations now that we are in quarantine situations. We hope you will find it helpful!

Final Exam Success, Even in Quarantine!