FAQs

Who takes the Mapworks survey?
All NEW, main campus students (Freshman and Transfer) are required to take the Mapworks survey.

I can’t log on. What do I do?

  1. Make sure you are accessing the correct link.
  2. Enter your Appalachian credentials (user name should NOT include “@appstate.edu).
  3. Enter your current Appalachian password.

I’m still not able to log on!

Contact the Mapworks Office.

I need help!

1. The User’s Guide, which can be found on the left side of the Faculty andf Staff page (tab above) is searchable by topic (chapter) and contains important information.

2.  If you would like to have someone help you or teach you (or your colleagues) more about Mapworks, click here to contact the Mapworks office and schedule an individual or group session.

I’m logged on. Now what?

Most activities can be completed just by selecting from the drop down menu that appears when you click on any student’s name.

On the top right of your screen, you can search for any student name.

What should a Mapworks note include?

  • First-hand observations
  • Information to describe the student's problem or struggle

What should a Mapworks note Exclude?

  • Assumptions
  • Diagnoses
  • Judgments

Good example:

Mark seems to have trouble planning for larger assignments and has indicated he is struggling to get everything done on time.

Bad example:

Mark needs a time management course and less time playing video games.

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Contact

Mapworks Team
mapworks@appstate.edu

Beth Anderson
Graduate Assistant
andersonse3@appstate.edu
828.262.6987

Belinda Ballew
Mapworks Lead
ballewbm@appstate.edu
828.262.6987

Hannah Gilbert
Graduate Assistant
wilsonhl2@appstate.edu
828.262.6987

Heather Langdon
Institutional Research, Assessment, and Planning
langdonhh@appstate.edu
828.262.2093

Greg Lester
Office Student Success
lesterjg@appstate.edu
828.262.6987

Kim Morton
Office of Transfer Services
mortonka@appstate.edu
828.262.7877

Benjamin Phillips
University Housing
phillipsbb@appstate.edu
828.262.8566

Marissa Sander
Graduate Assistant
sanderme@appstate.edu
828.262.6987

Natalie Smith
Advising and Orientation
smithnl@appstate.edu
828.262.2167

Kaitlyn Thruston
Graduate Assistant
thrustonkr@appstate.edu
828.262.6987


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