Online Student Resources
|Online Student Handbook|
|The Online Student Handbook is intended to assist students and ensure that they successfully complete their online
courses, whether it is for online, hybrid, blended, or web-enhanced courses.
After reviewing the handbook, you should have a much better understanding of Peru State's online requirements, policies and procedures, and processes. It supplements the College Catalog and the academic resources you may find on the College’s website.
|Blackboard Login Information|
The link to Peru State’s Blackboard site is: https://perustatecollege.blackboard.com . A link to Blackboard is also located on the Peru State website; hover over ‘Students’ in the upper left-hand corner and click on ‘Blackboard.’
USERNAME: Nebraska User ID (NUID), no dashes or spaces
PASSWORD: TrueYou/myPSC password
|Student Websites & Login Information|
Student Email Hosted by Office 365
All currently enrolled students have access to their Office 365 email accounts and can login to them.
Log into your myPSC account with NUID and password and click the Messages link to learn how to access.
- User ID: is the firstname.lastname and the first five digits of your NUID number
- Ex: enter as email@example.com
- Password: The initial password to Office 365 has been placed in your myPSC dashboard. Click the Messages link to access the initial password. You will be required to set a new password upon your first login to Office 365.
For questions or concerns, you will need to contact Computer Services at 402-872-2270 or by email at ComputerServices@peru.edu . When emailing Computer Services, please provide your NUID.
myPSC is Peru State College’s online student services center. A student may update their information, add/drop courses, review grades and unofficial transcripts, and review billing information, among other things at this website: https://mypsc.nebraska.edu/ .
Students create an NUID and password during the application process. If you have any questions about logging into myPSC, please email ComputerServices@peru.edu .
We offer online library services 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
To log in to EBSCO or other research data, go to the library webpage: https://www.peru.edu/library/ . Enter your myPSC username and password into the correct fields (login information is listed above, under myPSC).
Additional information on how to use EBSCO and other research resources can be found here.
You can purchase your textbooks by visiting the Bookstore’s online website .
PowerPoint files can be particularly large, since they can include many graphics, videos, and/or sound bites. Therefore, it is important to either compress these files or save them as another file type before uploading to Blackboard.
Occasionally, students will be asked to provide video presentations. The course instructor will assist you with this process; however, this tutorial will provide additional assistance.
- Student's Guide: How to Create YouTube Videos
Peru State wants to make the admissions process as simple as possible for you. If you have questions about your application or admission paperwork, email the Admissions Office at Admissions@peru.edu or call them, toll-free, at 800-742-4412, option 1.
Business Office | Financial Aid | Student Records
The One Stop Office handles all Business Office, Financial Aid and Student Records transactions. To contact them, you may call 402-872-2228 or send them an email at OneStop@peru.edu .
Although the Peru State Graduate Programs are offered completely online, the Graduate Programs Office can assist you with many of your inquiries. They assist students with enrollment, advising, and course rotation, among other things. They can be contacted directly by telephone at 402-872-2314 or by email at GraduatePrograms@peru.edu .
Above is a link to the webpage which houses the college catalogs. You may download the catalog which has the dates when you began your coursework at Peru State. In most cases, you will be subject to the catalog requirements that were in effect when you began your program at Peru State College.