• LookingGlassKryptos Applets

APPLETS

Lookingglass+kryptos furnishes a wide array of Applets to efficiently engage prospects, students, faculty, staff and alumni. Our diverse range of apps lets you create a complete mobile experience for the overall campus community – whether to magnify recruitment, improve retention, engage alumni, simplify faculty management responsibilities or to achieve any other important institutional objective.

Cross-Environment, Cross-Platform Compatibility: Lookingglass+kryptos Applets are built on Mobile-First design which facilitates a unified and seamless user experience in web, mobile web and mobile. Additionally, Lookingglass+kryptos Applets are compatible with all the browsers in web as well as mobile environment. Deliver Personalized Experiences: Share personalized information based on user roles of the recipient, like applicants, current students, faculty or staff. Enhance your targeting with Messages Applet, and with geofencing and QR codes.

Accessibility Compliance: Our solution fully complies with security and accessibility compliances and meets all other standards including WCAG, 508, FERPA, HIPPA, and others.

Hassle-Free Customizations: Make changes in the UI, branding or functionalities of the applet as and when needed to meet your requirements. Self-service admin interface facilitates the same without any hassle or IT assistance.

Registration

Provide your students with the ease of registering for the upcoming term through dynamic access to your registration platform. LookingGlass+Kryptos registration facilitates class selection and required payments from within the applet. The mobile-first design allows the students to register on the same interface from any device environment, be it mobile, desktop or tablet.

Add/Drop Class - Students can add or drop any class for a particular term. It avoids the typical offline application process with multiple layers of hierarchy and saves time and cost for both students and administration. The administration can verify the same once the student competes his choices and the process completes in a streamlined manner

Registration Status - Students can check status of their course registration once they have completed their part of adding and dropping the classes. They can check if there are any changes required by the administration and carry out the same or if their course registration has been approved.

Class Lookup -  Students can search for classes among all the classes available. The student, hence, saves time and effort by avoiding going through all the classes listed on the applet and simply searching and selecting the one required.

Academics

Considering the urge of today's students to get their needs gratified instantly, LookingGlass+Kryptos Academics applet provides rapid access to the much significant academic information on the fly. The best part about the solution is that we have moved ahead of the inconvenience of differing interfaces in different devices with the progressively enhanced infrastructure for an equally smooth user experience in any device environment.

Grades - Intuitive web and mobile experience for students to view their midterm and final grades on their smartphones or desktops without the hassle of re-logins into the web portal. Its user-friendly interface provides better experience and clear understanding.

Transcripts - Students can view academic transcripts for a specific term or semester. The layout of the applet interface displays fine segmentation based on different terms and classes.

Schedule - Faculty can view their class schedule for a selected term, the students registered along with an in-built email functionality.

GPA Calculator - Students can view their GPAs for the current and previous terms. The applet calculates GPA on a four-point scale by default which can be customized according to the institution's norms and requirements.

Finance

Amidst the atomically packed schedule of students, it becomes highly improbable for them to visit the finance department for every minor or major piece of information that they want to acquire. LookingGlass+Kryptos has developed the Finance module for the staff and students to impart and acquire the required information as soon as something new is to be notified or as and when needed by the students – regardless of the device environment being utilized, i.e. mobile, tablet or desktop.

Account Summary - Students can view their account summary for a specific term or semester

Holds - Students can view if there is any hold on their account

Address Update - Students, faculty, staff can update their address details

Emergency Contact Update - Students get easy access to the emergency information to add emergency contact information and stay safe.

LMS

LookingGlass+Kryptos furnishes a specific set of applets that interoperate with every popular LMS including Blackboard®, Canvas®, Moodle®, D2L®, Sakai®, WebStudy®, etc. These applets impart real-time information specific to modules residing inside your LMS directly on the user’s smartphone. To further the utility of the mobile app and to improve student experience, LookingGlass+Kryptos has developed these apps such that they are capable of sending automated push notifications to the users' mobile.

Assignments - Students can view assignments posted by faculty for corresponding subjects

Forums - Students can initiate new forums and post comments in the existing ones

Messages - Allows students to send messages to fellow students or communities

Participants - Students can see list of course participants.

Resources - Students can see content and assignments related to their course

Grades - Students can view their grades for a specific term or semester

Quizzes - Students can participate in quizzes and can view results on their phones

Journals - Student can view journals for each course

Financial Aid

The Financial aid process has majorly been manual for a long time and is arduous for students as well as institutions. A lot of time and efforts are put into managing numerous applications and processing them further. For the same reason, LookingGlass+Kryptos has digitized this process to automate every segment including application, verification and award of the aid with our Financial Aid module.

Financial Aid Overview - Students can take a look at their financial aid overview from the start of their college till present

Financial Aid Requirement - Students can check their eligibility criteria and fill in the application for the same

Financial Aid Award Summary - Students can view their financial aid awards by aid year and by term

Books

Students actively browse for books at various online platforms, comparing prices, edition and other such attributes before purchasing them. With Lookingglass+Kryptos Books, we have brought together these platforms to a single applet. This enables students to browse through the collection, and buy, rent and sell books from the applet itself.

Empower Students - Provide students with an extensive library to eliminate dependencies on resource availability and physical commute to bookstores

Exceed Expectations - Deliver academic experiences beyond your students’ anticipations

Improve Academic Outcomes - With greater resources come greater results

Foodie

When looking for food options beyond campus dining, students don’t have much options that can meet their expectations in terms of variety and quality. With Lookingglass+Kryptos Foodie, students can visit the school app and browse and order food from restaurants outside campus. This applet allows the users to order food from nearby restaurants and food outlets for doorstep delivery or take away and avail exclusive student discounts from the vendors.

Pay Online - Pay through the integrated wallet applet without shuffling through different apps or worrying about cash payment.

Rated Restaurants for Easy Selection - Provision to rate restaurants based on the service and quality of food. Order from the restaurants with higher ratings with the assurance of better experience.

Only Nearby Restaurants Listed - Facilitates quicker service and delivery of food. Additionally, students are familiar with nearby outlets which makes it easy for them to choose and order from the right place.

Basic Applets

LookingGlass+Kryptos provides an array of cross-environment and cross-platform compatible applets to enable students, faculty and staff engage in non-academic facilities on campus. This includes socializing with peers on campus, ordering food online, placements, selling and renting books, etc. The beauty of our solution lies in the core development of the applets which features a mobile-first design to facilitate mobile and portal interface working in sync with each other so that the user doesn’t need to switch between devices.

Directory - Search in the directory to find the required contact information and instantly store one through the applet itself

Emergency - Lists security helpline numbers provided by the institution to be called on through the applet itself during any emergency

Video - Library of campus related videos embedded directly in applet interface or synced from the official YouTube® page of the institution

News - Browse through the latest news update about what's happening on and around the campus

Library - Displays information from the institution’s e-library inside the applet itself

Events - Keeps the students, staff and faculty updated with the campus events segregated into different communities based on relevance

For Staff and Faculty

LookingGlass+Kryptos works not just for the convenience of students but for the campus as a whole. Keeping this in mind, we have developed the LookingGlass+Kryptos Faculty and Staff module to empower the faculty and staff at your institution with dynamic access to information and automated management of hefty processes.

Leave Balance - Allows faculty and staff to check their leave balance for the ongoing session

PayStub - Lets the faculty and staff to check their salary details for the previous and current months

Faculty Schedule - Faculty can view their weekly schedule of classes for a specific term or semester

Address Update - Faculty and staff can update their address details to keep the records updated

My Profile - Allows the faculty and staff view and update personal information like name, address, phone number.

Campus Safety

LookingGlass+Kryptos Campus Safety Applet is an easy-to-use application which lets the students connect with security personnel at the touch of the app icon on any device that is being used. This applet has been designed deliver rapid call for action in situations of emergencies and make the campus securer.

Bluelight - Students can alert campus police, their friends and guardians immediately in case of an emergency or an incident. The applet tracks the exact device location and sends it as a part of the alert.

Emergency Contact - Get instant access to the emergency directory which consists of default contacts as well as the ones that the user saves.

Campus Bulletin

Considering the urge of today's students to get their needs gratified instantly, Lookingglass+Kryptos Academics applet provides rapid access to the much significant academic information on the fly. The best part about our solution is that we have moved ahead of the inconvenience of differing interfaces in different devices with the progressively enhanced infrastructure for an equally smooth user experience in any device environment.

Midterm Grades - Intuitive web and mobile experience for students to view their midterm grades without logging into the institution's portal every time.

Final Grades - Students can view their final grades on their smartphones or desktops without the hassle of re-logins into the web portal. Its user-friendly interface provides better experience and clear understanding.

Transcripts - Students can view academic transcripts for a specific term or semester. The layout of the applet interface displays fine segmentation based on different terms and classes.

Attendance - Students can mark attendance for a particular class through the unique QR Code specific to a particular class or through Geofencing based location tracking.

GPA Calculator - Students can view their GPAs for the current and previous terms. The applet calculates GPA on a four-point scale by default which can be customized according to the institution's norms and requirements.

Schedule - Faculty can view their class schedule for a selected term, the students registered along with an in-built email functionality.

Classroom Availability

A lot of efforts are made to ensure that classrooms are made available to faculty for classes and a greater effort is made to check classroom availability. Lookingglass+Kryptos Classroom Availability applet enables academic departments in assigning the classroom space and developing class schedule. To ensure fair assignment and appropriate use of classrooms, our Classroom Availability applet brings all the pieces to one place. Furthermore, faculty can check the exact availability of the class at the required time.

Intuitive UI - The applet showcases the book that the user has searched for along with the details from different platforms segmented separately but in a single window to make sure that the user doesn’t miss out on anything.

Ensure Proper Coverage - Academic Departments can determine if the room inventory matches the course requirements to ensure coverage. This avoids the usual mismatch as happens in case of physical arrangements.

Books

Students actively browse for books at various online platforms, comparing prices, edition and other such attributes before purchasing them. With Lookingglass+Kryptos Books, we have brought together these platforms to a single applet. This enables students to browse through the collection, and buy, rent and sell books from the applet itself.

Empower Students - Provide students with an extensive library to eliminate dependencies on resource availability and physical commute to bookstores

Exceed Expectations - Deliver academic experiences beyond your students’ anticipations

Improve Academic Outcomes - With greater resources come greater results

Foodie

When looking for food options beyond campus dining, students don’t have much options that can meet their expectations in terms of variety and quality. With Lookingglass+Kryptos Foodie, students can visit the school app and browse and order food from restaurants outside campus. This applet allows the users to order food from nearby restaurants and food outlets for doorstep delivery or take away and avail exclusive student discounts from the vendors.

Pay Online - Pay through the integrated wallet applet without shuffling through different apps or worrying about cash payment.

Rated Restaurants for Easy Selection - Provision to rate restaurants based on the service and quality of food. Order from the restaurants with higher ratings with the assurance of better experience.

Only Nearby Restaurants Listed - Facilitates quicker service and delivery of food. Additionally, students are familiar with nearby outlets which makes it easy for them to choose and order from the right place.

Basic Applets

LookingGlass+Kryptos provides an array of cross-environment and cross-platform compatible applets to enable students, faculty and staff engage in non-academic facilities on campus. This includes socializing with peers on campus, ordering food online, placements, selling and renting books, etc. The beauty of our solution lies in the core development of the applets which features a mobile-first design to facilitate mobile and portal interface working in sync with each other so that the user doesn’t need to switch between devices.

Directory - Search in the directory to find the required contact information and instantly store one through the applet itself

Emergency - Lists security helpline numbers provided by the institution to be called on through the applet itself during any emergency

Video - Library of campus related videos embedded directly in applet interface or synced from the official YouTube® page of the institution

News - Browse through the latest news update about what's happening on and around the campus

Library - Displays information from the institution’s e-library inside the applet itself

Events - Keeps the students, staff and faculty updated with the campus events segregated into different communities based on relevance

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