Student Resources

Online Learning Resources

IMPORTANT: myCourses Extended Outage

At the end of the fall 2015 semester, the myCourses system will be moved from UMass servers to Blackboard hosting servers.
As part of the move, myCourses will be unavailable starting Tuesday, December 22, 2015 through Saturday December 26, 2015.

Additional details are available at:

If you have any further questions or concerns, please contact CITS Instructional Development at 508 999-8501 or

Online Student Orientation
The purpose of this orientation is to familiarize you with terms, concepts and policies that are common for online students here at UMass Dartmouth.

myCourses Student Support Hub
Ready to check out a course site for yourself?
Visit the Student Support Hub, an online course space which is available once you have access, and are signed into, myCourses. Visit the Hub to experience navigating a course, submitting an assignment, taking a test, posting in a discussion board and more! Practice in the Hub so you are confident in your online course. 

myCourses Help

  • For assistance, please consult the myCourses Students Help and Information Guide, email, or call the Student Help desk at 508-999-8505 during normal business hours. (Mon-Fri 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.EST).

  • During off-hours, weekends, and holidays, technical assistance is available for students at

Other Resources

myCourses Login

Online Tutoring
Online tutoring is available from the Writing Resource Center


Instructional Technologies

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