Distance Student Resources
Some courses require students to meet in groups outside of class time. There are several options to choose from. Below are listed some of the most used:
Google Apps for Education has many options including Google Hangouts
GroupMe App - Instructions
Zoom - Offers free meetings (time limit is 40 minutes)
Adobe Connect - Online meeting tool offered thru EdTech (edtech.mst.edu)
Skype - free video and audio tool for virtual meetings
Free WebEx - Offers meetings for up to 3 people per meeting
The link above takes you to a form to request a WebEx meeting thru the VCC.
The form is for distance students in distance courses. For all other requests, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Here are helpful tips when requesting a WebEx meeting for outside of regular class time.
Be sure you send your request between the following times:
Monday through Thursday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm CST
8:00 am - 4:30 pm CST
Here is additional information to help in presentations:
Distance Student Survey
Give your feedback
The survey link above is active at the
end of the Spring and Fall semesters.