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First Time User Login

Use this option if you are a first time user or need to start a new assessment.

Returning Users

Use this option if you want to look up a previously started or completed assessment.

Are you ready for online learning?

Find out if online learning is a good fit for you by completing SmarterMeasure.  SmarterMeasure is a free, informative resource to learn more about yourself, online learning, and how to succeed academically.  SmarterMeasure will help you identify your strengths for and readiness to learn in an online environment.  The four areas include:

  1. Life Factors
  2. Individual Attributes
  3. Learning Styles
  4. Technical Knowledge

SmarterMeasure takes about 15 minutes from start to finish to complete and you may logout at anytime and complete SmarterMeasure later.

To get started: login using the username: RITOnline, and password: RITOnline 

You will then be asked to provide an email address so that a PIN number can be emailed to you.  This PIN will allow you to log back in later or view your results again.

Technical Requirements

To successfully use SmarterMeasure, you must:

  1. Have Internet access with a 28.8K modem or faster. (A minimum 56k modem is recommended to download components such as audio files.)
  2. Accept browser cookies.
  3. Enable JavaScript on your Web browser.
  4. Set your browser to refresh at every page.
  5. Not be behind a firewall that blocks cookies or blocks access to a secure server.
  6. Turn off pop-up blocking. (Internet Explorer users only)
  7. Have speakers connected to your computer and turned on.

The following minimum plug-in versions may be required to access certain areas of the site. If your version precedes or differs from those listed, you may be prompted to download a new version.

  1. Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or higher

What is SmarterMeasure?

SmarterMeasure is a tool which helps you determine your level of readiness for taking online or technology rich courses. On the next few web pages you will be asked questions on topics in the areas of how well you can use a computer; how motivated, organized, and self-directed you are; how you prefer to learn new information; and you will even be able to measure your on-screen reading rate and recall.

But relax, SmarterMeasure is fun. SmarterMeasure is being provided by your school to help you better understand your strengths and weaknesses better as you prepare to learn online. SmarterMeasure is a tool to help you succeed!

After completing SmarterMeasure you will view a webpage which will show you your scores in easy to interpret graphs and text. In addition to that, you may receive an email from your institution letting you know about sources for support in the areas in which you could use some assistance.