PowerSchool University: Remote Plus FAQs

Many of the commonly asked questions regarding PSU Remote Plus are listed below. If your question is not addressed, please email psu@powerschool.com.

Registration

When can I register for PSU Remote Plus?

Registration for PSU Remote Plus Summer is now open.

How do I register someone else for PSU Remote Plus?

Please be advised:

  • If the attendee has an existing PowerSource account, you must use the attendee's established login (email address) and password.
  • If you are creating a new account on another's behalf, you must use the attendee's email address and supply them with their password.
  • The attendee must have access to their PSU account before, during, and after the event.

Tuition, Payment & Cancellation

What is the cost of tuition for PSU Remote Plus and what does it include?

Standard tuition is $1000.00 and includes:

  • Up to 10 three hour instructor-led sessions
  • Curriculum for all courses
  • Option for Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for instructor-led sessions
  • Opportunities for solution and role-based certifications
  • Extended access to PD+, PowerSchool's online, self-paced, eLearning training platform
  • Exclusive PowerSchool Spotlight session
  • Limited edition PSU Remote Plus Souvenir
  • Networking through PSU Connect

What methods of payment do you accept?

  • Invoice

    To receive an invoice, select "Please send me an invoice," and an invoice will automatically be sent to the billing contact for the school/district on your registration.

  • Credit Card

    To pay by credit card, select "Please send me an invoice," and an invoice will automatically be sent to the billing contact for the school/district on your registration. You can pay the invoice via credit card using the payment link on your invoice.

  • Existing Funds

    To use existing funds, select "Please use my existing funds," and provide your project or quote number in the field provided. You will receive a notification once your funds are applied and your seat is confirmed.

  • Power Pass

    To use your PowerPass funds, select "PowerPass," and provide your project or quote number in the field provided. You will receive a notification once your funds are applied and your seat is confirmed.

  • When is my payment for PSU Remote Plus due?

    We must receive your method of payment by 5:00 P.M. Pacific time, four weeks prior to the event. If we do not receive your method of payment by the deadline, we may release your PSU Remote Plus seat request. Your invoice is sufficient for reserving your seat for PSU Remote Plus.

    Is financial assistance available for PSU Remote Plus?

    PowerSchool is unable to provide financial assistance for PSU. However, some schools and districts have been able to take advantage of available funds from the Department of Education. For more information, please visit the Department of Education Website.

    What is the cancellation policy for PSU Remote Plus?

    To cancel your registration, please email psu@powerschool.com as soon as possible, but no later than 5:00 P.M. PT two and a half weeks prior to the first day of your event. Any cancellation request received after this date will be subject to a 50% cancellation fee. If you cannot attend and do not cancel your request, you will be responsible for the full registration fee.

    Courses

    When can I select my courses for PSU Remote Plus?

    The class schedules for Remote Plus events will be posted closer to each event. All registered attendees will receive an email once the schedule for their event is available and they can select their courses. You will have the ability to select and edit your course schedule up to and throughout your PSU experience.

    How do I know what experience level I am and which courses I should choose?

    Experience level is determined by your daily usage of PowerSchool and your previous training experience. For a clear understanding of your level, please visit the Course Catalog. Each course description includes a summary of experience level and a recommendation for who should take each class.

    Will I be able to take Certification courses at PSU Remote Plus?

    Yes, as part of your PSU Remote Plus tuition, you are eligible for two free Certification exams on two different topics. To achieve certification success, suggested course tracks are recommended but not required (except where noted below). If you would like to participate in certification, please make your selections on your registration form. There is no obligation to take the exams and you can edit your selections anytime through the end of your PSU event.

    How long is my Certification valid?

    Certifications are classified by product release. If you have been certified on a previous version of PowerSchool, please email us at psu@powerschool.com about recertification.

    Will I be able to earn Continuing Education Units at PSU Remote Plus?

    Yes, you can now earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) towards professional development when you attend instructor-led sessions as part of PSU Remote Plus. Click here for more information on the process for CEU credits.

    Technical Requirements

    What are the system requirements for PSU Remote Plus for my laptop?

    Coming Soon.

    How will I access the PSU Curriculum?

    All of the curriculum materials will be available to registered attendees on the new web-based Customer Education Campus platform.