Online Student Resources

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Online Student Resources

Resources for Online Students

Grace Christian University strives to create an engaging online community. As an online student, it can be easy to feel isolated. The Graduate Studies area makes every effort to help you feel connected to the people and services that will help you succeed. From chapel podcasts to help with library research and paper writing, we’re here to support you and help you to stay actively engaged with the Grace Christian community.

Technology

Email

Blackboard Login

New Student Portal

IT Help Desk

Request a Microsoft Office Account – As part of Grace Christian’s licensing agreement with Microsoft, all students of Grace Christian University may download MS Office for up to 5 devices for free.

Accommodations

In accordance with Section 508 Regulations, Grace Christian University is committed to providing a rich and comprehensive learning experience for all distance-learning students taking online courses who may need accommodations. The core of our policies for ensuring equal access is shared expectations between distance learners and faculty teaching online about how course material will be presented in a manner that is consistent and accessible to all of Grace Christian University’s students.

Requesting Accommodations:

  • Fill out and submit the Accommodations Form
  • Submit any IEP, 1040 or professional diagnosis documentation
  • Your request will be presented to the Academic Dean for approval
  • You will be notified of all approved accommodations

Empowerment Coaching

Grace Christian University has partnered with the Center for Empowerment Coaching. As a student of Grace Christian University you have the opportunity to enroll in both the Online Empowerment Coaching Training and the 6 week Coaching Practicum at no cost to you ($1,000 value), which will equip you to empower others in your ministry.

The Grace ACE and Writing Center Online

Grace Christian University is committed to providing the tools and services needed to help students succeed in their studies. The Grace ACE (Academic Center for Excellence) in an online service for students to receive one-on-one tutoring assistance or writing coaching, and the Writing Center Online provides tips, tools, and resources for students to grow their writing endeavors, including having papers reviewed by qualified tutors. These reviewed papers are returned with feedback, comments, and suggestions for students to become stronger, more flexible writers.

Chapel Messages

Throughout the academic year, various speakers are invited to visit the Grace Christian University campus, where they address undergraduate students at Baker Chapel. As a service to our online students, we provide these messages in a video format.

Listen to Chapel Messages

Senior at Grace Finds Passion with Local Ministry
Junior at Grace Serves GRPD and Community
Graduate Studies Expand
Campus Master Plan