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Fall 2020 New Student Welcome to Student Services Chat! - Shared screen with gallery view
Kathleen
31:17
Hello, students! Thanks for joining us! If you have not already, please say hello in the chat pod and let us know where you are joining from. :)
Kathleen
31:30
Students/Attendees, when typing in the chat, please click the drop down and select “all panelists and attendees”, so that other attendees can see your question/comment, which will help connect the replies provided by our panelist/presenters. Thanks!
Millicent Anderson
31:36
Hello from San Francisco
Launalynn Stone
32:05
Hello from Clarkston WA!
Ashley Campos
32:12
Hey there! From Yakima, Washington
Francisco Cocio
32:26
Hello, from Tucson Arizona
Danica Ballinger
32:29
Welcome to AAU! :)
Kenidra Stinnett
33:04
I'm Kenidra Stinnett from Las Vegas. Nevada
Melanie Martin
33:05
YAY FOR THE BAY
Kathleen
34:18
We have a great panel with us today, so take advantage of getting your questions answered live students! Let us know here in the chat. :)
Kathleen
34:34
Also, the links I will upload are just for you to bookmark if you want. Please continue to watch the presentation. Thanks!
Kathleen
34:57
Student Services: Email: Studentservices@academyart.edu Main Phone Number +1.415.618.6508
Sarah Nickel
35:09
Thank you Kathleen, I hope you are doing well!
Melanie Martin
35:13
If we are in the Bay Area but want to reserve lab space where can we go to get our student ID
Danica Ballinger
35:22
Yes, please make a note of that number!! :)
Kathleen
35:41
Welcome, Sarah! I am well, and hope you are well too! :)
Kathleen
36:06
STUDENTS: Friendly Reminder (since i still see a mix): When typing in the chat, please click the drop down and select “all panelists and attendees”, so that other attendees can see your question/comment, which will help connect the replies provided by our panelist/presenters. Thanks!
Sarah Nickel
36:09
I am! Very excited to start classes come the third
Danica Ballinger
36:34
@Melanie, you would be able to get your Student ID at 180New Montgomery or download it online as well. Please check with your advisor for more information.
Kathleen
36:38
Academy Resource Center:https://my.academyart.edu/resources/academy-resource-center
Danica Ballinger
37:00
@Ashley, AAU welcomes everyone!! :)
Kathleen
37:32
Online Academic Support Email: oas@academyart.edu
Ashley Campos
37:39
😊Well thats good to hear
Kathleen
37:48
OAS (Online Student Academic Support): Email oas@academyart.edu for help with time management.
Danica Ballinger
38:02
@Daisy, it depends on your school load. Please discuss your specific situation with your advisor to get the best advice on workload and balancing it all...
Kathleen
38:14
English for Art Purposes (EAP) Support: https://my.academyart.edu/resources/academy-resource-center/english-as-a-second-language/esl-support
Kathleen
38:30
OWL (Online Writing Lab): https://my.academyart.edu/resources/academy-resource-center/writing-lab Email: OWL@academyart.edu
Kathleen
38:48
Online Workshop Schedule: http://resources.academyart.edu/workshops/index/
Kathleen
39:12
Accessibility Resources: https://www.academyart.edu/campus-athletics/accessibility/. Email: accessibility@academyart.edu
Danica Ballinger
39:44
@Sarah, how exciting!! Yay :)
Kathleen
40:12
In case anyone wants to watch this webinar again at a later time. You can request the recording link be emailed to you by completing this survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Q7VZXQT
Kathleen
40:19
I will post the recording here tomorrow (you can also find other great workshop and webinar recordings): http://blogs.academyart.edu/chats/current-student-chats.html.
Kathleen
40:43
Financial Aid Department Email: financialaid@academyart.edu Office Number: (415) 618-6300 for new students OR (415) 618-6190 for continuing students
Kathleen
41:22
FAFSA: http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/
Danica Ballinger
41:37
Excellent information! Thanks Kathleen! All, please make a note of the Financial Aid Dept. contact...
Kathleen
42:03
Work Study: WorkStudy@academyart.edu
Kathleen
42:08
Veterans Affairs: va@academyart.edu
Melanie Martin
42:49
How long after we start school will we receive our reimbursements?
Danica Ballinger
44:11
@Melanie The school has 2 weeks to process all the refunds from the time they have been disbursed. Typically, by the end of September you should expect to receive it.
Melanie Martin
44:35
@danica Thank you so much
Kathleen
45:01
Bank Mobile: https://www.refundselection.com
Danica Ballinger
45:16
@Melanie, you are more than welcome! All, keep the questions coming :)
Melanie Martin
46:23
For next semester do we have to submit a new Fafsa?
Melanie Martin
46:35
ME!
Danica Ballinger
47:02
@Melanie, no the FAFSA that you complete for FA20 is also valid for SP21 semester!
Ashley Campos
47:18
Sooo excited
Melanie Martin
47:23
Ok fantastic
Danica Ballinger
47:32
@Ashley, yay so are we :)
Kathleen
48:02
In case anyone missed it earlier: Student Services Email: Studentservices@academyart.edu Phone Number +1.415.618.6508
Paul Smith
48:09
Heck yeah!
Danica Ballinger
48:10
@George, please check about this with the VA rep in our school...
Danica Ballinger
48:32
@George you can email va@academyart.edu
Danica Ballinger
50:13
@Daisy, the FAFSA that you fill out is valid for the full year, and the aid gets divided in 2 - half of it goes for FA20 and the other half to SP21 semester
Danica Ballinger
50:44
@You are welcome George :)
Melanie Martin
51:32
So will my Post 9/11 Gi Bill cover my entire BFA?
Danica Ballinger
52:15
@Melanie, please check about this with the VA rep in our school - va@academyart.edu
Melanie Martin
52:22
ok
Danica Ballinger
53:49
@Daisy, please consult with your Financial aid rep to verify your paperwork. You can call 415 618 6190 or financialaid@academyart.edu
Danica Ballinger
55:46
@You are welcome Daisy! :)
Danica Ballinger
57:39
Yes, EARLY registration is very important!!
Kathleen
58:04
Thanks for taking the time to be with us, Kirsten. Have a good day at work!
Danica Ballinger
58:20
@Kirsten, thank you for the update! Please review the recording at your own leisure :) Stay safe!
Melanie Martin
58:42
So even if we haven’t finished our first semester we can register for our second semester?
Rebecca Nelson
58:46
Spring 2021 registration opens September 21, 2020...mark your calendars!
Kathleen
59:01
AAUHOO (FB group for online students to communicate with each other):https://www.facebook.com/groups/aauhoo/
Danica Ballinger
59:02
@Melanie, absolutely!! :) Please do!
Melanie Martin
01:00:09
How will I find out who my new advisor is?
Danica Ballinger
01:00:44
@Melanie, you can contact your advisor for class planning and registration.
Rebecca Nelson
01:00:57
@Melanie you will be reassigned to an SS advisor in your second week. Their contact information will always be in your LMS portal
Melanie Martin
01:01:10
Ok cool thank you
Danica Ballinger
01:01:17
@Melanie, you can go to your Student portal and see their name and email address there.
Kathleen
01:01:35
MODULE CALENDAR https://live4.academyart.edu/modcalendar
Rebecca Nelson
01:01:36
@Melanie we also call/email you once you've been reassigned so we can say hi and introduce ourselves
Kathleen
01:01:40
Fall 2020 module schedule PDF: https://my.academyart.edu/content/dam/assets/pdf/online-education/calendar_FA20.pdf
Danica Ballinger
01:02:10
All, please save the Online Module calendar link :)
Aaron Field
01:02:40
If anyone has joined their Launchpad orientation class today, let me know your impressions. We have a large section on time management.
Kathleen
01:02:59
Academy of Art University Classes – Online Class Application for Apple and Android
Kathleen
01:02:59
iOS: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/academy-of-art-university-classes/id1121783350?mt=8
Kathleen
01:03:03
Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=net.ftlines.aau.classes
Danica Ballinger
01:03:37
Yes, please be sure to complete the Learning Launchpad orientation - it is extremely useful!!
Rebecca Nelson
01:03:55
Highly recommend saving this number in your phone!
Kathleen
01:04:02
Student Services: Email: Studentservices@academyart.edu Main Phone Number +1.415.618.6508
Kathleen
01:04:58
AAUHOO (FB group for online students to communicate with each other):https://www.facebook.com/groups/aauhoo/
Danica Ballinger
01:05:05
@Bless, that's great to hear! :)
Ashley Campos
01:05:31
Do you have a favorite piece you've seen done by your past students that we've would have seen?
Melanie Martin
01:05:38
I’m on AAUHOO and everyone is super supportive
Danica Ballinger
01:05:41
@Bless, yes please do!
Danica Ballinger
01:06:34
@Peter, please check with your specific Dept. for more details about that. The school will also offer stand alone resources...
Melanie Martin
01:06:57
So I have noticed that a lot of people in AAU use IG, but I am IG illterate
Kathleen
01:07:01
StudentsClubs & Organizations: https://my.academyart.edu/students/clubs-organizations
Kenidra Stinnett
01:07:31
where do we access Launchpad Orientation?
Danica Ballinger
01:07:47
@Ashley, great question :) Our Spring Show showcases EXCELLENT work from many of our students I highly recommend checking it out!!
Danica Ballinger
01:08:53
@Bless, you can email workstudy@academyart.edu for more information on that.
Kathleen
01:09:01
Online Help Desk: Phone, U.S. only (toll-free): 1.888.431.2787 (ARTS) Phone, International: +1.415.618.3545 Email: online@academyart.edu
Melanie Martin
01:09:12
After we have completed this webinar will that go towards our launchpad class?
Danica Ballinger
01:09:26
@Melanie, it's never too late to start using IG :)
Melanie Martin
01:10:03
@Danica- I don’t know how lol
Millicent Anderson
01:10:13
When classes start, will I get the specific locations of the labs for my assignments?
Aaron Field
01:10:14
Melanie, this chat is a separate event from the Launchpad.
Melanie Martin
01:10:24
ok
Danica Ballinger
01:10:34
Yulavia, the $50 reg fee is to get registered in your classes. Financial aid will cover the remaining tuition balance...
Melanie Martin
01:10:42
YES
Danica Ballinger
01:11:40
@Millicent, yes your Department will share all those details with you...
Kathleen
01:11:59
Spring Show: https://springshow.academyart.edu/
Julian Carvajal Uruena
01:12:09
@Bless workstudy@academyart.edu
Launalynn Stone
01:12:26
is it too early to upload work to your portfolio?
Dayz Lee
01:12:44
hi, I have a question: to clarify, what kind of topics would I reach out to student services about first, instead of contacting my advisor assigned to me?
Melanie Martin
01:12:54
Check out Daniels Beltran from the Spring Show she is phenominal
Ashley Campos
01:13:07
huuuhhhhhh i didn't think she'd mention me~Im embarrassed now😖
Danica Ballinger
01:13:35
@Dayz, any question is a good question for your advisor :) Just reach out to them!! Any advisor can help you!!
Melanie Martin
01:13:39
@Ashley Campos do be embarrassed we are all in this together
Millicent Anderson
01:13:43
Great, thanks so much.
Dayz Lee
01:13:53
okay thanks
Danica Ballinger
01:14:20
@Melanie, thank you!!
Danica Ballinger
01:15:08
Yes, we are all learning, all the time :) Nothing to be embarrassed about!
Claudia Howard
01:15:21
Me
Ashley Campos
01:15:25
nnoooooooo
Hayley Boehnke
01:15:26
A 2 year old, working, and school lol
Launalynn Stone
01:15:30
I'm super nervous!
Ashley Campos
01:15:34
i have 4 brothers
Melanie Martin
01:15:54
I am super nervous, and I am a full time behavior technician for kids with autism and this is my first year in school
Kenidra Stinnett
01:16:07
I completed the New Student Orientation yesterday after 4 pm and this morning and got an email saying that I didn.t
Ashley Campos
01:16:10
All together, stuggling~
Delroy Edwards
01:16:12
Very nervous to share my work but super excited to get started on projects
Danica Ballinger
01:16:13
@George, please keep an open mind and prepare to work hard :)
Sarah Nickel
01:16:30
The most I have to deal with is coming out of a dark emotional/mental place but taking the steps to actually going for Uni and stuff just has me super excited! I am amazed at how welcoming everyone is
Danica Ballinger
01:16:59
@Yulavia, I would recommend taking 2 classes at the most if you are working full time...
Delroy Edwards
01:18:15
@Ashley My wife is a Psychotherapist!
Danica Ballinger
01:18:19
@Sarah, stay strong - you are on the right path! :) Welcome!
Danica Ballinger
01:18:44
@Delroy, that's awesome :)
Delroy Edwards
01:20:16
Thank you!!!
Kathleen
01:20:19
Thanks to Danica for being so awesome at answering all the questions in the chat!
Claudia Howard
01:20:39
Thank you everyone! :)
Danica Ballinger
01:20:51
@Fred, please check with the housing Dept. You can call them at 415 618 6335
Melanie Martin
01:20:56
Stay safe and healthy everyone and if you guys are in illustration or in the Bay Area hit me up on Facebook Melanie Martin Palmer or call me…See you guys in class
Melanie Martin
01:21:11
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Danica Ballinger
01:21:13
@Aww, thanks Kathleen :)
Kathleen
01:21:26
Thank you to those that attended today and asking great questions! Thank you to our panelists for the great presentation and all the valuable information! Be safe and healthy everyone!
Danica Ballinger
01:21:44
You are more than welcome everyone!! It's a pleasure having you here!!
Danica Ballinger
01:22:01
We can't wait to see all the art you create :)
Ashley Campos
01:22:04
👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏
Rebecca Nelson
01:22:07
Thank you for joining! Have a great night! See you all in a few weeks!
Delroy Edwards
01:22:08
Thank you all. Look forward to gaining your assistance through the years to follow!!
Dayz Lee
01:22:08
thank you so much!
Millicent Anderson
01:22:12
Thank you for all the help!
Melanie Martin
01:22:14
Thank you
Danica Ballinger
01:22:17
Thank you!!