Loyola University Maryland

Office of Educational Technology

Online Learning Consortium

online learning consortium logoLoyola has joined the Online Learning Consortium (formerly Sloan-C) Community. Every member of our institution can now enjoy the institutional membership benefits which include workshop, conference, and publications discounts; research; and interaction with other members. We hope that you take full advantage of the benefits of Loyola's membership.

Account Set-Up /Log-in Instructions

Every person at Loyola is considered a member, but they need their own Sloan-C account log-in and password.

  1. Create a free user account online
  2. Once you complete your registration, you will be sent an email and asked to verify your account.
  3. Once logged in, click on your username in the upper right hand corner of the home page. You will be brought to your “My Account” page. Click on “Edit Profile” to affiliate your account. Please enter your name and organization in the spaces provided. (Please make sure the organization name you type in matches the one listed on the membership list.)
  4. The system will now recognize you as a member. Go to the member resources page for details on your membership benefits such as free webinars and access to the JALN.

If you have questions about membership, email OTS@loyola.edu.

Membership Pricing for Online Workshops

Membership includes membership pricing on the 2013/2014 Schedule of Workshops. Additional workshops are added throughout the year, so please make sure to check the schedule often. The member price for a workshop is $169. Non-member pricing is $269. If you have set up your accounts or affiliated your existing accounts properly, you will automatically see the member price.


Webinars are free to all members (normally $99.)  If you  have set up your accounts or affiliated your existing accounts properly, you will automatically see the free registration link at the bottom of the webinar page.

Conference Discounts

Don’t forget to take advantage of the $50 discounts off of the registration fee for our three annual conferences. Once you are logged into the system, you will automatically see the code in a block on the left hand side of the conference registration page. Please note that each conference has a different code.

Publications Discounts

Members receive a 10% discount on all publications. The coupon code can be found by logging into your account on www.onlinelearningconsortium.org and going to your “My Account” page. Coupons are listed in a block on the left hand side of the page. You can also click on the “Coupons” link to see the code along with a coupon code report to track your usage.

Website Resources

All members of your institution have full access to website resources including the Quality Scorecard for the administration of online education programs, articles from the Journal of Asynchronous Learning Networks, surveys, practitioner documents, JobLine, effective practices, Listserv, catalog of online programs, and more.

Monthly Newsletters

Sloan-C sends out two monthly newsletters and additional special event e-mails if needed. The Sloan-C View newsletter is a general e-mail about what’s happening with Sloan-C. The Sloan-C Insider is a member’s only newsletter alerting members to new benefits and events. Please share this link with your faculty and staff who would like to receive communications from us and ask them to join our mailing list: www.onlinelearningconsortium.org/mailing_list

Contact Online Learning Consortium


Please note, at this time, Sloan-C members are now permitted to post the Sloan-C logo or membership status on their website with consent from the Sloan Consortium. If you would like a member badge to post on your site, please fill out this form, onlinelearningconsortium.org/sloan-c_logo_request (must log-in to view.)

If you know a colleague who would be interested in learning about Institutional Membership, please forward them this link www.onlinelearningconsortium.org/membership.