Support Articles

  • 5 Myths About Online Classes
    While you don’t have to be a computer expert to take an online course, you will need to have a basic knowledge of computers. The good news is most of these skills can easily be learned online or on campus through the IT Services Student Computer Lab located on the first floor of the Ottenheimer Library in room LIB 104. Also see the additional resources section at the end of this article for a list of helpful websites.  
  • 10 Tips For Online Success
    Have regular, reliable access to a computer and Internet service. You should have at least one back—up computer—either personal or borrowed—in the event your…  
  • Tips for Preparing for Final Exams
    Create a Study Schedule Set up a realistic schedule for studying. Be sure that it allows enough time to study for each of your…  
  • Developing Good Communication Skills
    Having and using good communication skills are the building blocks of any successful career—professional or academic. The key is knowing how to effectively express ideas in a tone that is appropriate with language that is understandable, focused and compelling. 
  • Blackboard Basics: Online Learning at UALR
    As a student at UALR, you will likely have to use Blackboard each semester to access your online courses or the online component of your face-to-face courses. 
  • Accessing UA Little Rock’s Online Systems
    This post is intended to help students get started with UALR’s online systems. Please familiarize yourself with UALR’s Network Guidelines and Regulations. In the…  
  • 6 Tips for Wrapping Up the Semester
    Start Studying for Finals You can never start studying too early for finals! The earlier you start studying, the earlier you will be prepared…  
  • Making Finals Week a Breeze
    Tip #1: Get Plenty of Sleep Make sleep your number one priority. Aim for 7-9 hours of sleep every night.  Sleeping can help your…  
  • Tips to Help Relieve Stress
    Relax Try a relaxation audio session and practice calming breaths and progressive muscle relaxation. For more information go to Campus Health Services to view…  
  • Avoiding End of Semester Burnout
    Allow Yourself Breaks Most likely, there is a lot of work that needs to be done in short amount of time. Try to come…