Welcome to Sakai Help!

Sakai is a learning management system designed for helping professors supplement their courses with online resources, exams, assignments, and more. The Office of Instructional and Research Technology runs Sakai, the collaborative learning environment at Rutgers. Sakai has approximately 45,000 unique users per week, and represents approximately 70% of the for-credit course sections taught each year. Sakai has become the platform of choice for most faculty in the Rutgers-New Brunswick and Rutgers-Camden.

These help documents are maintained by the Office of Instructional and Research Technology at Rutgers. Questions and comments about these help documents can be sent to sakai@rutgers.edu.

To get help for a specific Sakai tool, click its name from the righthand sidebar, or you can search for a specific tool or topic using the search box at the top right.

If you are new to Sakai, make sure to check out our Quick Start Guide

For a list of Frequently Asked Questions, please visit our FAQ for Faculty or FAQ for Students pages.

Training Opportunities

OIRT offers many workshops for Sakai and other instructional technology tools.

OIRT also offers free, personalized one-on-one training for Sakai. Contact Charlie Collick, ccollick@rutgers.edu , for more information or to request an one-on-one session.

Camden users, please contact Emily Corse at 856.225.6474 to schedule any Sakai training or workshops.

Sakai Help Desk

If you still have questions, please contact us at sakai@rutgers.edu or 848.445.8721.

Sakai Help Desk representatives are available Monday through Friday 8:00AM-6:00PM.

Limited evening, night, and weekend coverage is also provided by NBCS Operations Staff outside of our help desk hours. Anything that the Operations Staff cannot answer is forwarded to OIRT Staff.

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