Home Page for Dr. Warner Smidt
UW President’s Summit on Excellence in Teaching and
Screencasts to Better Utilize Classroom Time (pdf)
More with the D2L Short Answer Question (pdf)
for Answering D2L Questions (pdf)
Student Advising ñ
What to do
when registering for classes
Go to this web
page to sign up for an advising appointment.
BCM & Gen Ed Flowcharts are located at
Use UWPClasses (the Hasker
program) to plan your class schedule. (directions)
List of courses that meet Gen
Advance Registration Schedule
Go to Registrar’s home page and click on the Registration
Schedule link on the left side
This chart lists when you can begin to use PASS
(PeopleSoft) with your PIN to register for classes for the next semester.
It is based on the number of credits that you
have completed—excluding the ones you are currently taking.
You can also log on to your PASS account to
determine when you can begin registering.
for Using PeopleSoft when registering for classes
UWP Catalog is available on line here, IS Dept., and IS
For info on academic
loads, pass/fail, auditing classes, overloads
Program Change form
- It is
the student’s responsibility to make sure all transfer credits and other
degree requirement substitutions are officially recorded.
PeopleSoft to verify whether transfer credits and other degree changes are
degree programs changes need to be made, it is the student’s
fill in the Degree Program Change form
- to make sure that the form is filled out 100%
correctly (no misspellings, grammar errors, etc.)
obtain all the required signatures
have this form filed in a timely manner to meet any intent to graduate
the Degree Program Change form
form that is online
cannot be saved.
- The PDF
form located at S:\Academic\Industrial_Studies\Forms can be saved but to
do so you must use Acrobat Professional
Professional is loaded on the PCs in Russell 001 and the Hempl Collaboratory (east
side of the Bear’s Den)
If you are planning to graduate in the next 12 months:
must file an Intent to
Graduate form. More info is
PeopleSoft to print a copy of your degree audit and review with your
advisor to make that you will meet all degree requirements for graduate.
Use the “Transfer
Information System” to figure out which courses transfer between the
various UW schools.
If you are planning to study abroad, you need to check out
the information and forms here.
How to apply for scholarships
the below links research which scholarships that you would be eligible for
- Log on
to your PeopleSoft account to fill in scholarship application forms
- For Industrial
Studies-related scholarships, write a cover letter.
purpose of this letter is tell the people who decide who will or will not
receive the respective scholarships
About who you are
Why you should receive the scholarship
What have you done in the past or are currently doing
which demonstrates why you should be selected.
Figure out what the scholarship sponsor is trying to promote and then
explain why you would exemplify those ideals.
Give the person or committee who makes the scholarship
award a basis for making the decision.
is to be included with the application materials that accompany
Summary of Scholarship
Opportunities for Students in Industrial Studies
Related info on UWP Office of Financial Aid web page
Laptop Initiative (also called One-on-One Computing
Initiative) Home Page
Go to the Autodesk
Student Community website
download free student editions of AutoCAD & Revit software
edition software is fully functional
- It prints
“AutoDesk Student Edition Software” around the perimeter when plotting.
AutoCAD DWG files are backward compatible, any AutoCAD version will work.
RVT files are NOT backward compatible; therefore, download the same
version of Revit as is loaded in the computer labs.
Autodesk Collaboration Software
for free download)
is similar to Adobe Acrobat Reader but for viewing CAD files in DWF format.
allows anybody to view CAD files without owning or knowing how to use
AutoCAD, Revit, or whatever the CAD software was used to create the
allows users to add comments, lines and other annotations for design
review feedback. Eliminates the
need to print and mail paper-based drawings.
DWF Writer (click
for free download)
is a printer driver. It is similar
to PrimoPDF, 995PDF, and other print drivers
which can be used to create PDF files, but this creates a DWF file.
installing it, “Autodesk DWF Writer for 2D” will appear as one of the
“printers” to which you can printer.
Instead of producing a hardcopy, it creates a DWF file for viewing
in Design Review.
UWP Computer Systems
troubleshooting computer problems
FAQ for Faculty
relative to D2L & PeopleSoft
Calendar: add/drop dates, final
Industrial Studies Department: official
home page, announcements page, advising page
Classes: an application which lists open classes and helps construct
schedules for registration (by Rob Hasker).
with “Classes” Calendars in Zimbra
for Building Construction Management Professionals
Misc.: Plotters 001/003 Russell
Last updated: 24-Oct-11