Learn How to Get Started and Complete Important Steps
Our Instructional Media Team has created a variety of tutorial videos that provide clear and concise directions on how to use a wide range of the tools and resources that are available to online students. Through these tutorials, Liberty University seeks to help you develop into a more confident and competent student.
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The following tutorial will prepare you as you begin your academic journey at Liberty University with steps on how to set up your Liberty University Account. Through your Liberty Account, you will have access to Blackboard, academic resources, Liberty news, course information, and other important information. To receive assistance with your Liberty Network Account, feel free to contact HelpdeskDIY.
- FAFSA and Verification – Learn more about the FAFSA and Verification with this page
- Using Blackboard – Learn how to access your courses with a quick lesson on using Blackboard.
Books and Course Materials
The academic tutorials provided below will show you how to purchase and access textbooks or other course materials for your online courses.
DCPA (Degree Completion Plan Audit)
The Degree Completion Plan is critical for knowing where you are in your academic journey and which courses need to be taken towards its completion. These online tutorials will help you locate the Degree Completion Plan Audit, download your degree plan, determine degree plan changes, and show you how to calculate your GPA.
Degree Completion Plan (DCP) Audit
To find out what classes you have left to take before graduation or to request a degree change, take a look at the DCP Audit tutorial.
Degree Completion Plan (DCP)- GPA Calculator
You can use this online tool to help determine what grades you need to earn your desired GPA
Downloading Your Degree Completion Plan Audit
Learn how to download your DCPA in a PDF file to help stay on top of your educational goals!
Below are several tutorials that will show you how to access and take advantage of many online student resources for easier access and better academic performance.
Android Email Setup
Learn how to add your Liberty Webmail to Android.
Learn the basics of the free Liberty Today app.
Tips for Taking Online Quizzes and Tests
Learn important tips for taking online quizzes and tests.
iOS Email Setup
Learn how to add your Liberty Webmail to iOS.
How to Manage Your Time
Budget and manage your time effectively.
Direct Integration (Blackboard)
Watch this video to learn more about the Direct Integration tools available for some courses through Blackboard.
Outlook Email Setup
Learn how to add your Liberty Webmail in Outlook.
Organize Your Workspace
Learn how to create an organized workspace.
Learn how to search for Jobs and Internships through the LU Network.