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How to Choose the 8-Week Option

  • You must log in to your class in RioLearn to be able to select the 8-week class option.
  • You do not need to follow the procedures below if you wish to stay with the default course length.
  • You have seven days from the start date of the class to select the 8-week option.
  • You should not begin any assignments prior to selecting a new calendar.

Selecting an 8-week Calendar in RioLearn

The screen shots below show how to select the 8-week class option in RioLearn.

  1. Select the course that you wish to change to the 8-week option.  Note: Not all courses are available in the 8-week format.­­

  1. From the Course Home page select Gradebook from the left-hand side menu.

  1. In the Gradebook, select the “Due Dates” tab and then click on “Select Calendar.”

Review the instructions below and make a decision on which calendar option you want. If you choose to stay with the "Current Calendar," select "Cancel" and no further action is required.

  1. If you want to change your calendar option, check the agreement box, confirming that you have read the course syllabus and drop/refund policy information and agree to the terms of both.

  2. Click on the "Select Calendar" button.

  1. Once you have selected a new calendar option, you will see the following notification that your course calendar has been successfully updated.

    Click OK to return to your course home page.