APLUS tutorials and job aid

What is APLUS?

A system that helps those who work with students advise them more effectively by capturing a large amount of relevant information in one place.

For advisors

When working in APLUS, you’ll find:

  • A list of your advisees
  • Students' academic information (major, courses, credits, GPA, and more)
  • Alert and Warning indicators
  • A record of contacts with students and a place for notes
  • Interactive connection with Google calendar
  • Web scheduling capabilities

APLUS advisor guides
A complete list of how-to guides are available on the APLUS help page within the system.

For instructors

APLUS allows instructors to submit academic alerts to students in undergraduate classes and their advisors, such as mid-term grades and other course feedback.

When working in APLUS, you’ll be able to: 

  • Access a list of your students in each of your classes. 
  • Provide feedback about students’ grades, attendance, assignments, and participation.
  • Look up and email a student’s academic advisor directly. 

APLUS instructor guides

A complete list of how-to guides are available on the APLUS help page within the system.

  • Overview for instructors (all campuses)
    Covers what you will see on the APLUS home page and student class profilepage as an instructor
     
  • Academic alerts quick start guide(Twin Cities)
    Outlines how to submit academic alerts, including mid-term grades, in APLUS for Twin Cities undergraduate classes.