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R-MC Resources for Online/Hybrid/In-Person Learning During COVID-19

Tips for Successful Online/In-Person Learning, 2020-21 Academic Year

Although the 2020-2021 academic year looks a bit different at R-MC, our goal is for you to have a successful experience, whether you decided to commute this semester, are taking all your classes online, have a mix of online, hybrid, and face-to-face classes, or are quarantined or needing to shelter in place. This guide contains resources to help support you, no matter what format your classes are in.

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Tips for Successful Online/In-Person Learning, 2020-21 Academic Year


Here are some general guidelines for being successful at at college, especially if your schedule is different from what you're used to:

  • Establish a good workspace and keep that space consistent
  • Stay on top of your syllabus
  • Engage in conversations online, either in message boards or video conferencing
  • Stay organized
  • Be disciplined to do work at the same time every day; hold yourself accountable
  • Eliminate distractions
  • Manage time wisely
  • Stay in communication with your classmates/peers and Instructor
  • Seek help when needed

You may have more writing heavy assignments during this time, it can't hurt to check with the Communication Center for a little writing help.

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