Online University Student Life at Ashford University

Welcome to your online college campus!

Your decision to attend an online university is one we can’t help but celebrate. Your success in Ashford’s online classes is the number one goal of your instructors, your advisors, and everyone who supports you.

Online learning doesn’t have to be a solitary experience. In fact, you have lots of options so you can participate in online student life and have the best online college experience possible.

Online Mentors
If you are new to online school and could use some help learning the ropes, check out CHAMPS Peer Mentoring to be connected with a mentor. Or if you want to pass on your knowledge now that you’ve got the hang of it, you can sign up to be a mentor.

Online Honor Societies

Honor societies recognize academic excellence. Work hard so you can add these kinds of credentials to your resume or on your graduate school application.

Online Military Community Resources
Online schooling is a great choice for students associated with the military, and Ashford University offers wonderful resources to stay connected, get academic assistance, and more.

Online Student Organizations
Technology allows you to connect with more than just your coursework. Get involved in online student organizations to meet like-minded people who are pursuing similar goals.

Online Volunteerism
Be a STAR in your community! Ashford’s Sharing Time and Resources (S.T.A.R.) program helps you find ways to get involved where you live.

Tips for Attending Online Schools
Check out the Ashford blog for different takes on the online college experience, such as:

- Top 5 Things Students Need to Know about Online Learning
- Quick Guide to Transition Back to School
- Top Stress Relievers for Online Learners

For more information, contact studentaffairs@ashford.edu.