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Dr. Susan Peck
Moodle (myCourses) Downtime Announcement
by Dr. Susan Peck - Tuesday, July 19, 2016, 3:36 PM

Date: 07/27/16 
Time: 11:00 PM EST / 10:00 PM CST 
Downtime: 1 hour 

During the upgrade the site will be switched into maintenance mode and be inaccessible to users. For the majority of the time a maintenance message will be displayed but there may be periods where the site is completely unreachable. Please make appropriate preparations for the downtime. 

Thank you in advance for your patience. 

Dr. Susan Peck
Registrar Reminder: Fall Tuition Due - Thursday, July 21, 2016
by Dr. Susan Peck - Tuesday, July 19, 2016, 3:19 PM
This is a friendly reminder that tuition for the Fall semester is due on Thursday, July 21st.

For you convenience, we offer several tuition payment options:

Last Day to Enroll

Down Payment

# of Payments

Payment Months

​July 31st

none 3 August 5 - October 5th

​August 19th



September 5th - October 5th

For ​more information regarding payment options and tuition rates, please visit our website - 

​Fall Classes begin - Monday, August 15

Thank you!
Andrea W. Dance, Registrar​​

Dr. Susan Peck
Welcome to myCourses!
by Dr. Susan Peck - Tuesday, July 19, 2016, 3:17 PM

To log into myCourses you will need an active your COA account:

  • New Student Account - Go to the Student Portal, under "Students Start Here" section, click on the hyperlink to "Activate your Accounts," and follow all directions.
  • Active COA Account - May need to reset your COA password, visit myPassword

Once you have successfully activated and logged into your COA accounts/Gmail return to myCourses and sign in with your same username and password. 

Note: Due to audit requirements your current semester course(s) will be made available and visible on the first day of your class(es) starting at 12:15am.

Textbook information prior to first day of classes, is available on the class schedule web pages. Locate the class which you are registered and click on "Textbook Info" to get listing(s). 

Dr. Susan Peck
Technical Assistance Is Available
by Dr. Susan Peck - Tuesday, July 19, 2016, 3:11 PM
Signing for Help
  • Technology-related questions, visit Tech FAQs or Distance Ed FAQs to find your answers quickly.
  • Technical difficulties activating your accounts or signing into Gmail, contact us via mySupport or click "Help" on the tool bar above.
  • Submit additional technology-related questions/issues, email
  • Submit distance education specific questions/issue, email
Dr. Susan Peck
Face-To-Face Assistance is Available!
by Dr. Susan Peck - Tuesday, July 19, 2016, 3:10 PM
Image of two students at a computer

If you need face-to-face assistance during the semester navigating in myCourses or understanding how to use a particular software application, please know that there are Lab Assistants on duty in the Open Computer Labs as follows: 

  • Elizabeth City Campus  - In the Library located in B Building
  • Edenton-Chowan Campus - Room 302, Building 3 - Continuing Education Building
  • Dare Campus - In the Library, Twiford Road location.

Please check open lab hours at to see when these facilities are open.  Additionally, the Distance Education offices are located on the Elizabeth City Campus, 2nd floor of B Building should you need us.