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Technology and Support

Learning Online With Carlow

We offer accessible and reliable technology resources to keep you connected to your coursework and the Carlow community.

You will have access to the following resources:

  • Email: You will be provided with a Carlow email account. This is the preferred communication method with your instructors.
  • WebAdvisor: WebAdvisor is where you will register for your classes, check your grades and find other important information related to classes.
  • MyPortal: MyPortal keeps you up-to-date with campus activities, policies, services and other resources.
  • CelticOnline: This is our official learning management system. It’s a web-based platform that allows for collaboration. 
  • Carlow Help! Services: Available 24/7 to help you with any questions or challenges you may have with technology resources. 

System Requirements

You’ll need access to a device that connects to the internet. Many students own their devices, while others use public-access computers. We recommend a personal laptop so that you can study wherever you are, whenever it’s convenient for you. 

Internet AccessConnection speed should be at least 10 Mbps. We recommend a fixed-point, high-speed connection, although satellite and mobile broadband may suffice.
Operating SystemWindows 10 or latest Mac OS
Memory16GB
Processor256GB
Anti-VirusWindows Defender or equivalent
Possible Additional Hardware
  • USB headset with microphone
  • Webcam
  • Speakers
Possible Additional Software and ApplicationsAvailable to Carlow students free of charge:
 
  • Microsoft Office
  • Google Chrome
  • Adobe Reader
  • Adobe Flash
  • Shockwave Players
  • QuickTime
  • Java

If you have any questions about technology, call us at 855-511-6450 or request more information.