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Request your PLATO courses here

If you are planning to use PLATO for your courses this semester, and have not requested your courses yet, please do so now.

*Due to the transition to the new hosting area, we will be temporarily using our favorite paper request form.

  • Open the Word doc
  • Fill out the required information completely
  • Save it to your computer
  • email it as an attachment to Joe at

Click here to download the PLATO Course Request Form

  • Every semester you must submit a course request for each course you are teaching.
  • Don’t forget to request and cross list the E01 sections.
  • Day and DGCE online courses CANNOT BE CROSS LISTED with each other!
  • If you request course shells after the semester start, students will NOT be automatically enrolled. Please contact the CIT to ensure that your students are enrolled in your course.
  • If you need help with this process, please call us at 413-572-8130, submit a Help Ticket at the PLATO Help Desk, or send an email to!

PLEASE NOTE: There is no longer be a need to “flip┬áthe switch” in MyWestfield with the updated portal system.

  • Please email Lisa at if you have questions.