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  • The CougarVIEW Quick Start course provides basic information on using CougarVIEW. To access the course, select CougarVIEW from the menu in MYCSU and then the "waffle" icon in your mini-navigation bar at the top of the homepage. Your list of courses is located there.

  • Please see our new COVID-19 Teaching Resources website. It includes resources on topics such as accessibility, online teaching strategies, online teaching tools, and online assessment. It also features resources that pertain to particular colleges within the university. 

  • For more information on COVID-19, please visit the CSU informational page.



The Center of Online Learning (COOL) serves faculty by supporting online learning in all forms.  Whether you are teaching a fully online class, want to try build a hybrid course, or are just integrate some features available in CougarVIEW, COOL can help.  COOL's services include:

guides and tutorials

Guides and Video Tutorials

The staff of COOL are experts at all things CougarVIEW and have put together a number of easy guides and video tutorials for the most common tasks that faculty may find themselves needing to complete.  Click the following link to access these guides.

eLearning Tools

eLearning Tools

Columbus State University has much more than just CougarVIEW to assist faculty who use the LMS to deliver content.  The staff at COOL are happy to assist faculty in setting up and using many eLearning tools.  A few of the tools available to use are: