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Academic Tools and Resources
Academic Tools and Resources
WVU Portal, MIX Gmail, STAR, eCampus, Collaborate, SEI, iDesign Classroom, Schedule Builder, StudyMate, and other course related information.
The WVU Portal (portal.wvu.edu) is a single location for all students, admits, faculty, and employees to access key information.
STAR Web (commonly referred to as STAR) is WVU's portal to student records, enrollment, and transcripts.
The student email system, referred to as MIX or MIX Gmail, is integrated with Google Mail (Gmail). All MIX email addresses end in @mix.wvu.edu.
Gmail has a lot of great features that we do not cover in our Knowledge Base, because the information is easily available online. If you need assistance with Gmail that is unrelated to access or WVU policies, we suggest browsing the Gmail Help Center's website ( https://support.google.com/mail ) or searching online.
When searching, be specific. For example, if you are trying to do something in Gmail on a mobile device, be sure to include "mobile" or your specific phone in the search. If you cannot find the information you need, try adjusting the keywords you are using in your search.
Bookstores and eBooks
Information about textbooks, Kindle devices, and eBooks purchased from the WVU Bookstore.
Campus Instructional Technology
Classroom technology, computer labs, clickers, and assistive technology.
Register for classes, use Schedule Builder, and view your class schedule.
Student information for various course tools, including LCSEE, CS101, IDEAL Statistics, University 101, and more.
DegreeWorks is an online check sheet for students and their advisors to review and monitor progress toward degree completion. It organizes academic coursework into blocks of requirements to help you easily identify courses you have completed and what courses you still need in order to complete your degree.
eCampus is a web-based course management system that users can access anywhere anytime.
ETD (Electronic Theses and Dissertations)
Graduate students are required to submit theses and dissertations online.
WVU library resource information (ILLiad, eReserves, EZProxy, and more) and troubleshooting.
SEI (Student Evaluation of Instruction)
Access, create, and complete evaluation forms and accomplish other tasks through the Student Evaluation of Instruction (SEI) tool.
SOLE (Study Observe Learn Engage) is the WVU Health Sciences Center's portal for online education and information. It is a web-based tool for students to access courses and for instructors to build and maintain those courses.
WVU Continuing and Professional Education
Registering for Augusoft Lumens and troubleshooting non-credit course problems.
Don't see a category for what you need? Browse our miscellaneous Academic Tools articles.
Install Microsoft Office ProPlus for Windows on Personally-Owned Computers
Install Microsoft Office 365 for Mac on Personally-Owned Computers
MIX Gmail FAQ
Connecting Mobile iOS and Android Devices to WVU's Wi-Fi
Update Your Personal Information (for WVU employees)
Reducing Outlook Account Size Using Outlook for Mac
Using IBM Watson
Foundation Website Issues
Reducing Outlook Account Size Using Outlook for Windows
Using a Qualtrics Contact List to Email Survey Invitations