Saturday – October 25, 2014

 

Contact: Kathleen Hohl, Communications and Events Director
414-297-6208 (office); 414-235-7105 (cell); hohlk@matc.edu

MATC 2 Go App Now Available for Apple, Android and Blackberry Mobile Devices

MILWAUKEE - MATC 2 Go is now available for users of Apple, Android and Blackberrymobile devices. The app is a set of tools that helps you stay connected to Milwaukee Area Technical College from anywhere! Whether you’re on campus or off, use this app to access important information about MATC on your mobile device. It’s MATC in the palm of your hand!

Users can download the app on their Android device (version 2.0 or later) by searching "MATC 2 Go" in the Android Market on their device.  

The app is live on the iTunes App store and available for download on Apple iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad devices.

A preview of the app in the iTunes Store is available at -
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/matc-2-go/id485079859?mt=8

To download the free MATC 2 Go app from your mobile device:
NOTE: You must have iOS 4.3.3 or later on iPhone 3GS or later, iPod touch (3rd and 4th generation), iPad, or iPad 2
1. Open the App Store app on your device and search for "MATC"
2. Download the app

To download the free MATC 2 Go app via PC or Mac computer:
1. Visit this link http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/matc-2-go/id485079859?mt=8 and click on the "View in iTunes button"
or open iTunes on your PC/Mac
2. Download the app
3. Sync your mobile device with your PC/Mac

Blackberry users will need to have the Blackberry App World installed on their device to download the app. They can search "MATC 2 Go" to locate the app for download. Their device must be running the Blackberry Operating System version 4.5.0 or later.

An online preview can be accessed at -http://appworld.blackberry.com/webstore/content/75211?lang=en

MATC 2 Go is a set of tools that helps you stay connected to Milwaukee Area Technical College from anywhere! Whether you’re on campus or off, use this app to access important information about MATC on your mobile device. It’s MATC in the palm of your hand!

 

Features include:

Directory: Find contact information for departments, faculty and staff district-wide

Maps: Search campus buildings and find their location relative to your own using the GPS feature on your mobile device

Blackboard: Get instant access to your Blackboard course content on the go. Check grades, post to discussion forums, view important class announcements, read and download documents, and more

E-mail: Check your official MATC email with the click of a button. Stay in touch with your instructors, classmates, and official communication from the college

News: Stay up to date with the latest news from MATC

Public Safety: Get access to important numbers and information when you need them. Call to report an emergency or get information from the Public Safety non-emergency hotline

Videos: Access MATC’s video content including student-generated videos and guides to use MATC technology

100 Years: Browse images displaying the past and present as MATC celebrates its Centennial and 100 years of innovative education

Newspaper: Read The Times, MATC’s student newspaper