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Whether you're new to Rasmussen University or even online learning in general, it can feel like there's a lot to learn. Check out the bite-sized basics below to keep track of your learning technologies. Understanding how to navigate the virtual learning environment and interact with faculty, staff, and peers will help you make the most of your online learning experience. 

Course Experience

Peer tutors know their way around, and they're available by appointment to help set you up for success. Let us help you get organized with the tools and strategies our students need.  

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You've Got Mail

Our students have two types of inboxes to check regularly. Your Outlook email inbox, or SMAIL, is where you'll receive messages from staff along with institution-wide communications. SMAIL is completely separate from your course messages.

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