|Portal (aka “Nexus”) |
student information system
|Canvas learning management system||https://srmc.instructure.com/login/canvas|
|Microsoft Office 365 email and productivity suite||http://outlook.office.com|
Southside College of Health Sciences (SCHS) provides a web-based learning platform through PORTAL (Aka “Nexus”) and CANVAS for the express purpose of facilitating learning in accordance with the mission and philosophy of SCHS.
The PORTAL and CANVAS platforms are utilized for learning activities and communication directly related to course objectives, assignments, and school business. Use of PORTAL and CANVAS are subject to the terms of the SRMC Honor Code (signed at enrollment) and SCHS policies including Academic Integrity, Email & Internet Use and Use of School Resources.
The primary communication source for students will be Canvas. All students are expected to monitor Canvas on a daily basis.
Any student separated from the College will have access to their PORTAL and CANVAS accounts for nine (9) months.
The Canvas Help Desk is also available for assistance with technology and course related issues. Technical issues such as removing pop-ups, opening pages or quizzes, inability to view course content can be resolved by this team. The Canvas Support Hotline number is 1-877-230-0448 or use the online support portal at https://cases.canvaslms.com/liveagentchat?chattype=student