COVID-19 Updates for K-State Engineering
This page will provide college-specific updates for students, faculty and staff.
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University updates are available at www.k-state.edu/covid-19.
SAS tutoring now available online
SAS tutoring has created a Canvas page for each course it supports. Tutors will be answering questions through the chat and discussion board sections. Some will also hold Zoom meetings. Please email email@example.com if you'd like access to the page.
The college is working on creating options and resources for students who may have challenges switching to virtual/remote/online education formats. Students enrolled in the Carl R. Ice College of Engineering are encouraged to take a survey on distance readiness to identify individual challenges.
Now through June 30, 2020, the MATLAB Portal for Kansas State University is available for all K-Staters.
- Visit the Kansas State University MATLAB Portal and click ‘Sign in to get started’
- Create a MathWorks Account using your University email address or Login to your Existing Account
- Click 'Download' to follow the guided workflow and complete the installation
- A/Pass/Fail FAQ
- A/Pass/Fail Opt-in Form
- Keep Learning - information to help students prepare for remote learning
- COVID-19 FAQ
Faculty are encouraged to share ideas, best practices and other information for transitioning to VRO classes on the Engineering Faculty Blog.
Information from Engineering Computing Services
All computers supported by CECS have the ability to use Remote Desktop Connection for accessing them directly from off-campus. Please see our Remote Desktop FAQ for information. If you do not know your asset tag, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
To directly access network shares from off-campus, see the Map Network Drive FAQ.
Both of these options require that you have the K-State VPN installed and connected. More information can be found on K-State's VPN webpage.
Problems with the VPN have to be sent to the K-State IT Help Desk. CECS has no ability to assist with it, but can assist with remote desktop and network drives. Contact CECS at email@example.com or call 785-532-4643.