Minimum Standards to Learn Online

Email

Email is the School's official means of communication with all SCPS students.  As a student enrolled through the School of Continuing and Professional Studies, you need to establish your UVA computing account and email at UVA account claim.

Document File Formats

Since Microsoft Office is used extensively by the University and SCPS, it is recommended that students have Microsoft Office or Open Office loaded on their machines. 

Computer Hardware

For minimum student computing requirements at SCPS, please see Currently Supported Computing Technologies at UVA.  

Network Connectivity

At an absolute minimum, your high-speed network connection should be rated at 2 mbps download and upload speeds.

Technical Support Contacts

Login/Password: SCPShelpdesk@virginia.edu
UVaCollab: collab-support@virginia.edu
BbCollaborate Support: www.tinyurl.com/uvabbc

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