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Online/Remote Learning

World-class learning for anyone, anywhere

A lot of things are on hold right now, but your education doesn’t have to be. At Algoma University, we’re committed to helping you continue learning with an array of online courses that span degrees, disciplines and fields. Now is the time to stay home and keep learning. With small class sizes, Algoma is bridging the gap between a virtual education and a personalized education. Study remotely and get to know your future at Algoma University. Learn safe. Stay safe. Be safe.


What You Can Expect

Experiential learning, a close-knit campus community, and caring faculty.

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Online Learning & IT FAQs

On this page, we answer some of the most Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) that we receive from new and returning students.

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COVID-19 FAQs & Latest Updates

We are carefully monitoring the COVID-19 situation, and recognize that its impact may create uncertainty for our students.

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Staying Connected Virtually

It’s important to our health and well-being that we don’t confuse the necessary physical distancing with social isolation. Thanks to technology, there are many ways that the campus community can support one another during social isolation.

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Register for your Courses

Registration for Spring courses is now open! Please take a look at our roster and discover what courses are available.

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Explore Our Programs & Certificates

We have a wide range of programming and certificates for everyone. Be sure to explore our School of Business & Economics, School of Life Sciences & the Environment and our School of Computer Science & Technology.

Online Orientation & Training

Although we can’t meet in person at this time, we’re here to make sure that you are familiarized with Algoma University, and are prepared to be successful this semester. We’ve created an online orientation program that’s open to all students from all three campuses.

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Brightspace Tutorials

We’ve created a series of useful videos that walks you through Brightspace and allows you to get familiar with the platform before the start of your courses.

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A Message From Faculty

Our professors have been working diligently to make the online experience both comprehensive and engaging for students. Learn more about what they have to say!

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Getting Access

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Contact Helpdesk for questions about items within the LMS at 1-888-850-4628 Monday to Friday 7:30 AM EST to 10:30 PM EST.


Call 705-949-2101 or fill out this online form


Use the 24/7 help feature for questions about items within the LMS.

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