Here are some FAQs about: Student Life

How many courses can I take at once, and what identifies me as a “full-time student”?

Grantham University’s courses are 8 weeks (56 days) in length and you must complete all coursework for which you are enrolled by the conclusion of the 8 week term. There is no limit to the number of courses that you can take at once; however, we recommend that you only …continued
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What learning platforms are used, and what materials are provided to help me progress in my studies?

Grantham University utilizes GLife, our student portal, and Blackboard, Grantham University’s learning management system. You’ll have 24/7, single sign-on access to a variety of resources such as: your courses, grades, announcements, and student account information. Each course varies in the materials used for assignments. At a minimum, you will have …continued
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How do I communicate with my course instructor?

You’ll be able to communicate with your instructors via e-mail, virtual classroom hours, and if necessary, by phone. Some of our faculty members are also available on Skype.
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What resources are available to help me as I work towards graduation?

Grantham University staff will walk with you and guide you from your first course, all the way to graduation. We offer a variety of learning support tools and resources, including: Personal Student Advisors Veterans Services Tutoring Services Writing and Algebra Labs Mentoring Programs Career Services
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What do Grantham graduates say?

Grantham’s student satisfaction rating is significantly higher than that of other comparable universities*, but don’t take our word for it. Visit: http://www.grantham.edu/testimonials/ to see what our students and alumni have to say. * Noel Levitz Student Satisfaction Survey, 2010
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How much math do I have to take to earn a degree?

Depending on your degree program and electives you choose, it could range from 3 to 12 credit hours of math.
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How much time do I have to finish each course?

Research on learning in academic programs oriented towards experienced participants shows that the combination of student/faculty interaction and student/student interaction adds substantially to the value of a student’s academic program.  This interaction, in conjunction with prescribed course milestones, is designed to facilitate the student’s successful completion of each course in …continued
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How do I request my Grantham transcript?

Ordering your Grantham University transcript is easy and fast! Grantham University has authorized the National Student Clearinghouse to provide online transcript ordering services. Below you will find instructions on how to order your academic transcript. Official Transcripts: All Official Transcripts must be ordered online via National Student Clearinghouse. You will …continued
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