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Northwest Missouri State University


News Release

Sept. 24, 2014

New app gives Northwest community easy access to CatPAWS

After downloading and logging into the Northwest Mobile App Northwest students and employees can easily access grades and coursework along with other information related to the University.

After downloading and logging into the Northwest Mobile App Northwest students and employees can easily access grades and coursework along with other information related to the University.

A new smartphone application available to the Northwest Missouri State University community provides greater on-the-go access to information about the University while allowing students and employees of the University use CatPAWS on their mobile devices.

The Northwest Mobile App gives students easy access to grades, academic holds and class schedules. In addition, the app includes a campus map with locations and descriptions of buildings.  

Other features of the app include links to campus news, important campus phone numbers, events and links to Northwest’s official social media accounts.

To download the app, search for “Northwest Mobile App” in the iPhone or Google app stores.

In addition to the new Northwest Mobile App, Northwest offers several other free mobile applications specific to students, employees and visitors. Scroll down for more details and search for these apps in the iPhone or Google app stores.

 

In Case of Crisis-Education

In Case of Crisis gives students and employees instant access to Northwest emergency plans so they know what to do when a crisis strikes. The app features information categorized by scenarios and offers actions to take in cases of fire, severe weather, evacuation and workplace violence, among other situations.

The plans are customized for emergency events at Northwest and are accessible anytime, anywhere. Emergency phone contacts and helpful online resources also are included in the app.

 

Owens Library

The Owens Library app enables users to search the Northwest library’s catalog and manage personal accounts. Users can search the library’s catalog by keyword and scroll through entries showing titles, publishers, authors and availability. Users also have the ability to reserve and renew items through their personal accounts while using the app.

 

NW Missouri YouVisit

YouVisit allows prospective students and visitors to explore Northwest’s campus from afar and learn about its programs, culture and athletics teams through a virtual tour. The interactive student guide accompanies user through a GPS-enabled campus map, student videos and photos.

The virtual tour is also available on Northwest’s Office of Admissions website under “campus visit,” or it may be accessed directly at www.nwmissouri.edu/virtualtour/.

 

Cat Connector

Produced by Northwest Student Media, Cat Connector is a mobile source for local news and sports. It also offers business specials, events, job listings and a housing guide.

 

Northwest Online mobile site

Northwest Online users can access their course content from their mobile devices by visiting a mobile-friendly version of the website at nwmissouri.edu/online.  

 

Northwest social media

Northwest plays an active role on numerous social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Flickr, LinkedIn and Pinterest. Many Northwest offices, organizations, departments, athletics and alumni accounts are using social media as well.

To connect with Northwest office and organizations using social media, click here.


For more information, please contact:

Mark Hornickel, Communication Manager
mhorn@nwmissouri.edu | 660.562.1704 | Fax: 660.562.1900

Northwest Missouri State University
215 Administration Building | 800 University Drive | Maryville, MO 64468