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Distance Learning Student Resources

The university provides a variety of academic and other support services for distance learners. Should you have specific issues or questions that are not addressed here, please email

Academic Support Services

Academic Advising

The mission of academic advising at UNF is to assist all students with the development of academic, personal, and professional goals. Advising Resources and direct access to each advising unit for undergraduates are available on the Academic Advising webpage. Graduate academic advisors can be contacted through each program’s academic department. Additional resources are available for graduate students on The Graduate School’s webpage.

Academic Tutoring

The UNF Writing Center assists students with writing across all disciplines. Distance Learners are accommodated via Skype appointments. And, if you can come to campus, Undergraduate Studies Student Academic Success Services (SASS) assists on-campus students with tutoring needs.

Library Services

The Thomas G. Carpenter Library supports the educational goals of the university by providing information resources, services, and programming that encourage scholarship, support instruction, and facilitate research and scholarship. Distance Learners have access to a large majority of the library services, including online consultations. The Online Learning Library Services webpage is a guide to all your library needs as a Distance Learner.

One-Stop Student Services - Enrollment Services

One-Stop Student Services provides a single point of communication for issues ranging from admissions, academic records, registration and financial aid. Through the One-Stop Student Services website and the myWings student portal, distance learners access and manage all enrollment functions.

Student Online Learning Orientation (SOLO)

All students registered for an online course at UNF are encouraged to complete the Student Online Learning Orientation (SOLO). SOLO addresses effective learning strategies for an online student and orients the student to the technologies used in an online course at UNF. More information can be found on the SOLO webpage.

Student Support Services & Resources

The University of North Florida exists because of you – our students. The offices and resources listed below assist our students in navigating and engaging in the university experience.

Career Services
Counseling Center
Disability Resource Center
LGBT Resource Center
Osprey1Card Office 
Student Complaints and Appeals
Student Conduct
Student Government
Student Handbook
Student Health Services
Student Ombudsman
Women's Center

Technical Support Services & Resources

Technology support is critical to the success of distance learners. The resources listed below provide access to the tools and services to keep you connected to UNF.

UNF Help Desk
Technology for Students
Canvas Student Support
Microsoft Student Advantage
Ospreys Email
System Maintenance Information
UNF Mobile App
Virtual Lab Remote Software