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Technology Tools and Support

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Tyler offers students a variety of technology tools and resources to assist you with your education.

MyTyler

myTyler allows you to access Canvas, the Student Information System, College email and other key resources from one location, using one login.

Support
MyTyler Help 
MyTyler/SIS Helpdesk Request Form
Phone 804-706-5096
Email mytylerhelpdesk@jtcc.edu

 

Tutorials

myTyler/SIS Tutorials

How to check your student email.

How to view your class schedule in myTyler/SIS.

How to view your remaining major requirements.

How to drop or swap a class in myTyler/SIS.

How to compare majors and programs in myTyler/SIS.

 

Navigate Student

Navigate Student is a free online tool and mobile app that acts as your personal guide to Tyler. 

How to Register in Navigate
How to make an advising appointment in Navigate

 

Tyler Alert

Tyler Alert is one of the many notification tools that the College will use to alert students, faculty and staff of an emergency situation and of closings and delays due to inclement weather. 

Get started, and sign up for Tyler Alert.

 

Canvas Learning Management System

Canvas is the learning platform Tyler students will use to access their coursework and assignments digitally. In addition to logging in to Canvas through myTyler, you can download a mobile app for your smartphone or tablet.

Canvas features include:

Receiving notifications when your teacher updates the course.
A calendar that helps you stay organized by displaying assignments and due dates across all courses.
Simplified collaboration:you can engage in group work, share documents, and host discussions.
Grades: you can view your grade percentage throughout the term.

Tutorials and Support

Canvas Introduction and tutorial videos for students.
Canvas 24-hour Student Support hotline at 877-875-8359
Search the Canvas Guides.  

 

Zoom

Zoom is the web-based audio and video conferencing platform that Tyler uses for many of its courses. You can access Zoom after logging into myTyler.

Tutorials
Zoom Tutorials
How to sign in to Zoom
Zoom for Students

 

Tyler Libraries

The library website offers digital resources and staff is available to provide research support virtually. Visit our reference guide to learn more about how to utilize the library during this time.
 

Ask-a-Librarian is a text-based chat service with video conferencing and screenshare options. Ask-A-Librarian is staffed 24/7.
Make an appointment to meet with one of the Tyler librarians
Research databases
Library technology- borrow a device; print papers; or use specialized software 
Email: library@jtcc.edu
Phone: 804-706-5195 (Chester Campus) or 804-594-1519 (Midlothian Campus)

 

Academic Resource Center (tutoring help)

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) offers virtual tutoring for Tyler students in various subjects, along with assistance in time management and study skills.
Email:  arc@jtcc.edu
Phone: 804-594-1542

 

Tutorials and Resources

How to use the ARC Online
Math Center LibGuides
Writing Center LibGuides
Arc Tutors Blog

Beyond unlimited online tutoring available through the ARC, you also have access to 5 hours of tutoring per semester through BrainFuse. You can access Brainfuse by logging into Canvas and selecting the app within your specific courses.

Testing Center

Tyler’s Testing Center is available for limited in person testing for those that have technology issues at home or for specific tests like CLEP.

Respondus is the online platform that is used for testing from home.
Respondus Overview

Free Respondus Download

 

Financial Aid and Student Accounts

Tyler offers a 24/7 Financial Aid and Student Account Support Center or 1-855-874-6684 for students to receive assistance with their financial aid and student accounts.

 

Microsoft Office Software Downloads

Tyler students are able to download a free copy of Microsoft Office for educational use.

 

WiFi

Students may access Tyler’s Wi-Fi from the library during open hours and campus parking lots.

The JTCC-Public network is available for basic web browsing.

Students can use the JTCC-Student network with their myTyler username and password and the passphrase: GoTyler1967

 

Additional Technology Resources

These hand-picked resources are available to help you with your basic technology needs. Here, you will be able to find resources such as free typing tutorials, basic computer glossaries, tutorials, videos and more.

Free, Online Typing Tutor

Webopedia.com

Computer Hope

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