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Here are important links to help School of Health Sciences students at Lindenwood University.

Welcome to the School of Health Sciences at Lindenwood University. We are excited to have you as a student in our programs. Below is an outline of some helpful resources that may helpful throughout completion of the Human Performance program. Each semester the information and dates will be updated. If you find something that needs to be updated, please contact Dr. Kerksick at and explain what is missing.

Student Email

Student email is the primary means by which the university and your faculty members will communicate with you. Student email can be accessed via Office 365.

Student Portal, Online Course Registration

Your Student Portal houses important information related to your academic and financial records at Lindenwood. Within your portal, you enroll in classes, check transcripts, financial holds, class schedules and much more.

Degree Checklist

Degree checklist, or program planning sheets, exist for all programs at Lindenwood. 


Canvas is the online course management system used at the current time by Lindenwood University. Accessing Canvas via the login will allow you to access any information posted by your instructors. Students commonly need to access Canvas to download lectures, read papers or complete online quizzes, exams or other online learning activities. You can also download the Canvas app that allows you to customize notifications about your classes and other Canvas shells found in your portal. 

Academic Calendar

An up-to-date copy of the most current graduate academic calendar can be found online.

Human Performance Graduate Handbook

The Human Performance graduate handbook outlines many of the policies and procedures enforced throughout the Human Performance program. Students are required to sign an acknowledgement they have read and understand the handbook with the first 4 weeks of completing their first semester enrolled in the Human Performance program.

Key Forms

Below is a list of key forms that Human Performance students will need to access at various parts of their degree program.

Student Funding Opportunities (Research Grants & Scholarships)

Professional Organizations

Peer-Reviewed Journals with Human Performance Emphasis

A detailed list of peer-reviewed journals that publish research in areas related to exercise science, human performance, sports medicine and sports nutrition can be found in the Human Performance Graduate Handbook.

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