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The following resources are made available to members of the Massasoit community.

This page will be updated with additional resources as they are available. Please email communications@massasoit.mass.edu with questions.

Student Access to Devices

For students with demonstrated financial need, the Dean of Students Office has identified a number of laptops available for loan to students for the remainder of the Spring 2020 semester. Students who have need for a device for remote learning should complete the laptop loan request form.

Please contact deanofstudents@massasoit.mass.edu with questions.

ITS Resources

Our ITS team has created a comprehensive resources page..

Here you will find:

  • Access to the institutional Zoom license
  • Detail on requesting VPN access. Please note that college-issued devices and approval from an individual’s dean or vice president is necessary to access VPN.
  • Internet resources

Please contact the Help Desk with questions related to VPN or Zoom.

Please contact onlinelearning@massasoit.mass.edu with questions related to Canvas.

Access & Disability Resources

ADR staff is available to assist in supporting the college for any accessibility related questions.

Please contact adr@massasoit.mass.edu with questions or call 508 588-9100 x1807 to leave a message. ADR will return your call.

Additional Resources Specific to COVID-19

To report recent international travel and/or potential exposure to COVID-19, use the coronavirus reporting form.

To request Student Central and ACT services, use the enrollment & advising services assistance form.

To schedule a pickup appointment for the Massasoit Food Pantry, use the Pantry bag request form.

Several internet service providers have agreed to offer assistance to people who may be having difficulty maintaining or affording internet access, including Comcast Xfinity, Charter Communications, AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile.

Remote Tutoring

ARC tutors and staff are available for student support during remote learning.

Tutors will be available for remote tutoring generally between the hours of 9:00 am through 6:00 pm, Monday through Thursday, Friday from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm, and Saturday from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm. There will  some variation of availability by subject.

We have devised a variety of strategies and resources to offer remote tutoring via phone, email, and Zoom:

For Writing Assistance:
Submit a draft of a paper or general question to the Writing Center at writingcenter@massasoit.mass.edu and receive feedback from a tutor within 24 hours. In your email, include your name, V number, course, professor, description of your assignment, and your draft and/or a brief description of your question or topic for tutoring.

For Math/Science/Accounting/Computer Science Tutoring Assistance:
Contact the ARC by calling 508-588-9100 x1801 or email us at arc@massasoit.edu. Leave a message with your name, V number, phone number, course, professor, and a brief statement of your question or topic for tutoring. ARC staff will route your tutoring request to an appropriate tutor, and you will receive a follow up message.

eTutoring:
This free, online supplementary tutoring resource is available through Monday, May 18, and offers tutoring for math at all levels, writing across all subjects, biology, anatomy and physiology, chemistry, and accounting.

Students may access eTutoring in the Quick Launch tab in the Massasoit portal, or by visiting the eTutoring website. Once logged in you will have access to a weekly schedule of tutoring by subject. Call Marie McDonnell at 508-588-9100 x1082 with eTutoring questions.

Study Resources:
Study resources are also available for many academic content areas on the ARC’s Student Resources page.

Canton ARC
As of March 30, 2020, Canton ARC tutors will be available by calling 508-588-9100 x2516 or emailing cantonarc@massasoit.edu. Canton ARC offers tutoring for all the subjects listed above as well as for Architecture.
Leave a message with your name, V number, phone number, course, professor, and a brief statement of your question or topic for tutoring. ARC staff will route your tutoring request to an appropriate tutor, and you will receive a follow up message.

NOTE: Students can access either ARC for their tutoring needs.