Online Course Support

The Office of Instructional Resources provides WSU instructors of any rank a single point of contact for your training needs.  Not only do our own experts offer training directly, we partner with experts across the campus to bring you the information you need to become the best instructor you can be.

Office of Instructional Resources (OIR)

Open PDF Version - Procedures for Online Course Instruction

Wichita State IDA Website and Resources

Governance of Online Programs

Wichita State Online is operated by The Office of Online Learning who facilitates the development and delivery of Wichita State University's online courses and programs by providing tools and resources for students, faculty and staff.

The Office of Online Learning reports to the Associate Vice President for Strategic Enrollment Management, Dr. Carolyn Shaw.

Institutional Memberships

Additional resources for faculty are available through memberships that support online, hybrid, and technology-mediated teaching and learning.

Quality Matters

Wichita State University subscribes to Quality Matters (QM) as its quality assurance model for the design of online courses. WSU's outcomes for adopting the QM processes are to:

  • Validate online and blended course quality by an external process;
  • Provide significant professional development opportunities for faculty;
  • Raise quality assurance as a priority activity;
  • Strengthen HLC accreditation package.

Learn more about Quality Matters

Email the WSU QM Coordinator to request more information


Online Learning Consortium

Wichita State University subscribes to Online Learning Consortium for its quality assurance model for the operation of online programs, The Quality Scorecard. OLC provides a wealth of professional development resources for WSU faculty and staff.

OLC Website

Request Support or Information

Contact The Office of Online Learning: