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Expand Your Horizons

Getting Your Bearings in the Online Classroom

Choosing to continue your education is a big decision and an even larger commitment of time. Once you’re accepted to Benedictine University, we want to make sure you are set up to succeed with your coursework in the online environment. We offer a number of resources to help get you acclimated with the online environment and to familiarize you with the tools and resources at your disposal.

Success Strategies Course

Benedictine offers a free, self-paced Success Strategies Course designed to acclimate you to the online learning platform. The course takes about one hour to complete and teaches you how to:

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  • Post discussions
  • Locate library resources
  • Communicate with professors and fellow students
  • Attach documents
  • Complete quizzes
  • Find videos

New Student Orientation

We also provide a new student orientation to introduce you to Benedictine and our online student community.

  • Learn more about the Engage Learning Management System
  • Hear about student expectations
  • Go over important university contacts
  • Discover multiple learning support resources
  • Ask questions and get answers