DENVER, Colo., (April
3, 2012) — Jones
International University®, Ltd. (JIU®) today announced the availability of
SkyDrive service for students. SkyDrive
is a Microsoft cloud service which enables JIU students to utilize web-based
versions of Microsoft Office products including: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
at no additional charge.
through student accounts on the JIU website, students may access the cloud
service through their “My Courses” page and by following the SkyDrive
link. SkyDrive allows any student with internet
service and a web browser to have access to Microsoft Office programs. Students may save their files in the SkyDrive
system and then access them anytime, anywhere by logging back in to their
SkyDrive account. Files, links, images may be shared with fellow students
through SkyDrive and students also have the opportunity to collaborate on the
same Microsoft Office file through this cloud service portal.
are excited to provide this program for our students,” stated Richard Cox, President
of JIU. “With the SkyDrive cloud service
and free access to Microsoft Office programs, we are providing our students with
the tools they need to effectively complete their coursework and with the
opportunity to collaborate more effectively with their classmates.”
services are available for students beginning April 3, 2012. Instructions for
use of the SkyDrive service have been emailed to students. Students may contact their Student Support
Coordinator with any questions or concerns regarding the SkyDrive service.
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International University®, Ltd. (JIU®)
the pioneer in online education, Jones International University, offers an
unparalleled online educational experience that provides essential tools and
strategies for career starters, career changers, and career advancers around
the globe. JIU offers an array of online undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral
degrees and professional certificate programs in the fields of business
administration, education, and business communication and employs some of the
greatest minds from many of the world’s leading universities.