eLearning Student Information

What is eLearning?

Everett Community College offers a variety of courses outside the traditional classroom setting that may be taken in whole or in part at a distance from the college campus.  Courses are taught by experienced EvCC faculty and the content and credit are equivalent to traditional courses taught on campus.  Whether you take one course or three courses a quarter, eLearning may be just what you are looking for.

For more information about eLearning at Everett Community College, please contact the eLearning office at 425.388.9367, toll free 1.866.575.9027, or email us at elearning@everettcc.edu.

Am I ready for online learning?

  • Plan to spend 10 to 15 hours on assignments per week for each course. Some courses also require you to attend a classroom session a few times during the quarter.
  • Online classes require a high level of motivation and self-discipline, and you may spend more hours on coursework than you would if you took the same course in a classroom.

To determine if online learning is right for you, ask yourself these questions:
I can organize my time well, even when managing multiple demands.
I have good reading and writing skills.
I use the Internet, e-mail and word processing software regularly.
I can spend 10-15 hours a week on each class.
I enjoy working independently.
If you answered "yes" to most of these statements, online courses may be a good option for you.

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How do I enroll in an online course?

  • Registration policies for eLearning courses are the same as for on-campus courses.
  • If you have not yet been admitted to the College you should submit an application for admission well in advance of the quarter you wish to start classes. Visit Enrollment Services' How to Apply page for information on completing the online application, or speak to someone in Enrollment Services (425) 388-9219.
  • All new students should request an EvCC Student I.D. number from Enrollment Services. For more information, call Enrollment Services at (425) 388-9219 or visit the EvCC Enrollment Services webpage

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Can I use financial aid for eLearning courses? 

  • Students receiving financial aid may use this funding to pay for eLearning courses.  Visit the EvCC Financial Aid webpage or contact the Financial Aid Office at (425) 388-9280 with any questions, prior to enrolling.  

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How can I take placement tests if I cannot come to campus? 

There are several ways to do this depending upon your situation.  If one of the following does not apply to you, please contact Christie Eden in the testing center at 425-388-9088.

  • Find a place near your location that offers Asset, Accuplacer, or Compass testing. You may be able to test at this location and send your scores to the Enrollment Services office.
  • If you have already taken Math and English courses you may request a waiver from the Enrollment Services office.
  • You may find a proctor and email Christie Eden for directions.

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Where do I get my textbooks? 

Online Courses

Your books may be purchased at the EvCC Bookstore

Telecourse Courses

Your books may be purchased at the EvCC Bookstore. Tape/DVD rental is paid to the cashier. Take the receipt, and your photo ID to the Library/Media Center to check out the tape/DVD set for the quarter.
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Important Dates

Please read the following dates carefully. If you have questions about a specific date, please contact the eLearning office at 425-388-9367, 425-388-9585, or 1-866-575-9027 or by email at elearning@everettcc.edu.

Fall 2014

Sept 1

First day to try your Canvas log-in

Sept 22

First day of EvCC online classes

Sept 25

First day of WAOL online classes

Sept 26

Last day for a 100% refund

Oct 3

Last day to drop with no record

Oct 10

Last day for a 50% refund
2nd tuition payment due for 20/40 plan*

Oct 31

3rd tuition payment due for 20/40 plan*

Nov 14

Last day to drop with a “W” grade

Dec 3

Last day of WAOL online classes 

Dec 5

Last day of EvCC online classes

Winter 2015

Jan 2

First day to try your Canvas login

Jan 5

First day of EvCC online classes

Jan 8

First day of WAOL online classes

Jan 9

Last day for a 100% refund

Jan 16

Last day to drop with no record

Jan 23

Last day for a 50% refund
2nd tuition payment due for 20/40 plan*

Feb 13

3rd tuition payment due for 20/40 plan*

Feb 27

Last day to drop with a “W” grade

Mar 16

Last day of EvCC online classes 

Mar 26

Last day of WAOL online classes

*If you miss a payment you will not be able to login to Canvas

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