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RoxSTARS: Scholars with Technology Achieving Results

We’re committed to making sure that you have the technology needed to complete courses, during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.  Don’t have a laptop?  Don’t worry!  We’ll provide you with one to use, based on your enrollment status. 

This is an optional program: you can opt-out of this program if you prefer to secure technology on your own. For those who participate in this program, the laptops are provided at no additional cost.

Important Details:

New, Full-time Degree-Seeking Students

  • New = First time in college
  • Full-time = minimum 12 credit hours
  • Degree-seeking = must declare a degree or certificate

New students maintaining full-time, continuing enrollment receive a laptop to use while completing their degrees and certificates.  Students are gifted the laptop at the completion of their degree or certificate.

Part-time and continuing students

Part-time, continuing, transfer, degree/certificate (credit & non-credit) students

  • Part-time = below 12 credit hours
  • Continuing/transfer = students who have college credit
  • Degree/certificate = must declare a credit degree, certificate or workforce program

Part-time and continuing students receive a laptop on loan every semester of continuous enrollment.

All participating students receive information on loss/damage when picking up their laptops.

Ready to learn more this program?

To learn more about the RoxSTARS Program, please email RoxSTARS@rcc.mass.edu

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