RIT has made academic continuity a priority, and we’re here to help you utilize online and other modes of learning successfully. As instruction continues, so will all student support services.
Student Support for Distance Learning
RIT has provided resources to help you progress toward your academic goals while learning via alternative methods. These include remote learning tips, help with myCourses and Zoom video conferencing, and communication strategies.
Limited support is available for students unable to access the technology needed to meet their academic needs. The COVID-19 Technology Fund provides support through issuing hardware or small grant funding for students with technology needs or connectivity issues relating to the Fall 2020 course delivery modes. This fund was made possible by generous donations from the RIT community.
The Writing Commons provides online consultations utilizing the WCOnline platform. RIT students can make appointments to meet with a writing consultant through chat, video, and shared document functions.
The RIT community is committed to access and inclusion for members of the Disability and/or Deaf communities. Accessibility is of critical importance as we learn through online and alternative methods of course delivery.