ePortfolios Home

NOTE:  THE EPORTFOLIO PROCESS IS BEING REVISED FOR 2017-2018.  STAY TUNED FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.


An ePortfolio (electronic portfolio) is an electronic collection of writing samples, photos, research undertakings, creative projects, and/or mentor feedback that document a student’s academic journey.


Why ePortfolios?

Department & College Perspective

  • Allows a program to track each student’s achievements as they progress through a degree or certificate
  • Enables the college to track each student’s attainment of ISLOs
  • Serves as a pseudo capstone for our General Education program
  • Helps students achieve the particular ISLO of computer and digital literacy

Student Perspective

  • A student-centered process
  • Aids students’ self-assessment of their learning/academic experiences
  • Promotes reflection as part of the learning process
  • Allow students to have an understanding of what they have gained as a result of having completed a degree or certificate
  • Provides a type of expanded resume for students
  • Helps students connect ideas between their academic learning and their perspective careers

Faculty Perspective

  • Highlights connections between outcomes and course assignments
  • Helps deepen our understanding of how students progress through courses and programs
  • Student’s work and reflections provide important feedback for continuous improvement
  • Allows better mentorship of students

More info:

Chronicle for Higher Education