Welcome to Montana Western's Moodle site


Moodle Resources

  • Intro to Moodle course: If you are new to using Moodle (also called "Open LMS"), we have a Moodle 101: Introduction to using Moodle for students course to help get you started!

  • Browser Recommendations: Recommended browsers for desktop computers: Firefox, Safari, Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, and Internet Explorer 11. 
    Recommended browsers for mobile devices: Mobile Safari,Google Chrome. 

  • Get the app: Use the Open LMS app (do not use the Moodle app). Moodle should also work fine in your phone's browser.

  • Moodle's Email: The Moodle e-mail system is called Quickmail. E-mails can be composed within and sent from Moodle but will be received in your university e-mail account (i.e. Outlook). Quickmail will keep a history of sent messages. It is essential that faculty and students check their Outlook e-mail accounts. Login to your e-mail account through this site: http://mail.umwestern.edu

  • Technical Support: Moodle technical support is available Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Mountain Time. Please contact Justin Mason, Director of eLearning, at justin.mason1@umwestern.edu or 406-683-7536.

Student Support Services