News & Events


The DISTANCE LEARNING DEPARTMENT welcomes students to the new Spring semester. In our continuing effort to make online learning effective and engaging, all first-time students taking online courses are required to attend a 1-hour orientation workshop. The workshop will introduce students to the learning platform and explain in detail his/her responsibilities as a member of this program.

The workshops will be held at both Manhattan and Brooklyn Campus libraries. The dates and times are listed below.


Tuesday , February 3, 2015 9:00AM – 10:00AM 151 Lawrence Street: Rm 304
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 12:00PM – 1:00PM 151 Lawrence Street: Rm 304
Thursday, February 5, 2015 4:00PM – 5:00PM 151 Lawrence Street: Rm 304
Friday, February 6, 2015 10:00AM – 11:00AM 151 Lawrence Street: Rm 304


Tuesday , February 3, 2015 2:00PM – 3:00PM 34th St. Bldg: Rm 716
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 4:00PM – 5:00PM 34th St. Bldg: Rm 716
Thursday, February 5, 2015 9:00AM – 10:00AM 34th St. Bldg: Rm 716
Friday, February 6, 2015 2:00PM – 3:00PM 34th St. Bldg: Rm 716


Log In Information:

  1. On Tuesday, February 10th, you will be able to log into your online course(s).
  1. Please visit for login information.

Thank you for participating in ASA’s Distance Learning Program. As we enhance our courses and increase the course offerings that are available, we hope you find your experience to be a productive and enjoyable one. Please email for any questions or suggestions.


Happy Purim

Happy Purim Jewish people around the world celebrate the Festival of Purim today to honor the survival of the Jewish people under ancient Persian rule. Purim is one of the most entertaining Jewish holidays and has a carnival-like atmosphere. The celebrations start this evening and end in the evening tomorrow.


Virtual Nursing Pinning Ceremony 2020

ASA students, faculty, and staff – we are a community that honors and values the achievements of our heroes. Now is the time to honor the 2020 graduates of our Nursing Program by taking a moment to observe their Pinning Ceremony.  The Nursing Pinning Ceremony is a notable nursing school tradition. It signifies the graduates’ official initiation into the brotherhood and sisterhood of nurses. In 2020, a year with so many challenges, this ceremony takes on greater significance.   Our Nursing graduates have...


“Free” vision screenings at University Eye Center

The University Eye Center is providing “free” vision screenings on the following dates: Monday March 1st from 1pm to 3pm Monday April 5 from 2pm to 4pm Monday May 24 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm Thursday June 10 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm Monday August 23 from 9:30am to 11:30am Tuesday September 14 from 4pm to 6pm Tuesday November 9 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm Please be advised that these are Vision Screenings not Eye Exams however, Infants under 18 months can have a complete eye exam done for free instead of a screening...