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Onsite to Online

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Taking Onsite Classes Online

If an emergency causes a building closure or prevents you from coming to campus, the Academy has tools and resources at the ready to move your classes online.

Academy Students

As an onsite student, start by simply logging into the Academy’s LMS, where you will find your courses listed: Academy of Art University Log In

You will be meeting in a live online Zoom room with your class on the same days and times as your regularly scheduled classes.

Once you log into the LMS, click on the house-shaped icon in the upper left. On your User Home page, under the Enrollments tab, you will see a list of all your courses. Use the big blue Enter Class button to go straight to a specific course.

Student Home Page
Enter class from enrolments tab

Once your enter your class, click on the Discussion link and go to the online classroom, where you will be able to communicate with your instructor and other students and where you will find the link for your live online class meetings.

Please make sure you have read the in-depth information on getting started online:

 Students

Academy Faculty

As an Academy instructor, you will be hosting your classes online at your regularly scheduled day and time. Your onsite class will have an online Discussion area and a live meeting room to host your classes. Please see the link below for more in-depth information. Also, please know that the Academy will be scheduling live online trainings for using Zoom and answering your questions.  

Please start by logging into the Academy’s LMS, where you will find your courses listed: Academy of Art University Login

You will be meeting with your students in a live online Zoom with your class on the same days and times as your regularly scheduled classes.

Once you log into the LMS, click on the house-shaped icon in the upper left. On your User Home, under the Enrollments tab, you will see a list of all your courses. Use the big blue Enter Class button to go straight to a specific course.

Instructor Home Page
Enter class from the enrolments tab

Once your enter your class, click on the Discussion link to go to the online classroom, where you will be able to communicate with your students and review submitted work, and where you are required to post a link to your live online class meetings.

Please review more in-depth information on getting started here:

Instructors

Help Desk

Need help more help?

If you are having trouble logging into your online class, please contact the Online Help Desk.

Email: online@academyart.edu
Phone: 1-415-618-3545
Toll-free phone: 1-888-431-2787
Help Desk hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week