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TIPS ( Technology Instruction Program for Students) provides help desk style support for students' applications needs. If you have an assignment which requires you to use one of our supported applications , and you need some help with the skills needed, you can come to TIPS for help.

What applications does TIPS support?

The SUNY Oneonta campus uses Microsoft Office 2007 as its main office suite. In addition, we support website creation with Adobe Dreamweaver. Therefore TIPS currently provides support for the following applications:

Microsoft Office 2010 (Windows only)

  • Access
  • Publisher

Microsoft Office 2010 (Windows) and 2011 (Mac)

  • Microsoft Excel 
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft Powerpoint
  • Microsoft Word

Basic Web Page Building Skills

  • Adobe Dreamweaver CS 5
  • Google Sites

TIPS also offers support for the following video editing applications:

  • iMovie (Mac)
  • Final Cut (Mac)
  • Windows Live Movie Maker (Windows)
  • Adobe Premier (Windows)
  • Adobe Premier Elements (Windows)

In addition, TIPS, along with the Lab Consultants and Help Desk, helps to support the Video Capture Presentation room in the Technology center.

What kinds of support does TIPS provide to students?

Tips offers support that fits the varied learning styles of today's students. Whether you prefer to be tutored by one of our staff, or you prefer to learn by yourself, TIPS has resources to accommodate your needs. You may choose from the following tyoes of support:

  • Individual tutoring sessions, by appointment
  • Group tutoring sessions, by appointment (2 or more individuals)
  • Scheduled and On-Demand workshops(10 or more individiuals)
  • Instructional Video Simulations
How can I arrange support and tutoring through TIPS?
  • Scheduled Workshops: TIPS holds regularly scheduled workshops for Microsoft Office 2010 and for Adobe Dreamweaver. All students, from all classes are invited to attend these workshops.
  • On-Demand Workshops:  TIPS will put together an on-demand workshop upon request.  Please call Raphael Web at 436-2889 to arrange an on-demand workshop.
  • Tutoring sessions (individual): Call 436-4TIP (4847) to arrange an appointment. A tutor will get in touch with you to finalize details. You may also request a session using our online form .
  • Tutoring sessions (group and workshops): Call 436-4TIP (4847) to arrange an appointment. A tutor will get in touch with you to finalize details. Please inform us of how many students plan to attend. We will need to accommodate with various different locations. You may also request a session using our online form .
  • Walk-in: Just walk in to the TIPS office (the Technology Center in the basement of Milne Library) and ask us for help. We will try to troubleshoot your issue right there.
Email feedback and suggestions about TIPS to Raphael Web, Program Coordinator
Last modified on 6/9/2011 by webrp

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