If you are having trouble accessing or participating in your online classes due to technical problems, please submit a helpdesk request. Technical support is available Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm by calling 802-828-2810 or via email. Please contact your advisor with any academic questions.

For Personal Academic Support

The Canvas Basics for Students is an orientation that will teach you:

  • how online classes work and what to expect when taking an online class, 
  • how to use the tools in the Portal you’ll need to participate in an online class, and 
  • time management techniques to help you succeed.

View a schedule of upcoming workshops.

Center-Based Academic Support

For general academic support start by exploring our Academic Support pages.

Learning Centers at CCV locations College-wide provide personalized assistance and support for academic work in a variety of subjects. The Learning Centers focus on promoting student learning, with individualized assistance from peer and faculty tutors. Contact your local CCV academic center for hours and schedules.

Online-Based Academic Support

You can get free, online academic support through on-demand tutoring, which provides help with writing for all of your courses. Other subjects covered include math (including calculus and statistics), accounting, biology, chemistry, anatomy & physiology, and research methods and information literacy.

Online Learning Staff

Please direct inquiries about CCV online courses to Sarah Corrow, Associate Director of Academic Technology at sarah.corrow@ccv.edu or contact the Center for Online Learning by emailing onlineadvising@ccv.edu, calling 802-334-4451 or texting 802-613-0187.

The Center for Online Learning administrative staff can provide general assistance and guidance as well as technical assistance with the Portal and Canvas for both faculty and students.

Jennifer Alberico: Associate Academic Dean/Director of Online Teaching, 802-254-6366

Sarah Corrow: Associate Director of Academic Technology, 802-334-4319/4451

Questions about registering for an online class? Your advisor can help! If you don’t have an advisor or are unsure who your advisor is, please contact Sarah Corrow.

If you are experiencing a technical issue you can also receive assistance by submitting a help desk request by clicking the ? in the upper right-hand corner of the Portal or by navigating to servicedesk.vsc.edu/. When submitting a help desk request please provide as much information as possible to help the technician assist you in resolving the issue.

For Canvas issues you can access 24/7 support by clicking the ? located in the Canvas global navigation menu located on the left side of your Canvas classroom.

For quick reference, you may also refer to the Center for Online Learning staff directory.

Contact the Center for Online Learning


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