Sign Up as a Note Taker

To sign up as a note taker, you first need to create an account with the DSS Online Services website by following these steps. 

  1. Go to the DSS Online Services website.
  2. Click Sign Up as a Notetaker and use your MyLMU credentials to access the site.
  3. Read over the Eligibility Requirements, then enter your LMU ID number and click Continue to Step 2.
  4. Complete all sections of the application form then click Register as a Notetaker. This will take you back to the home screen for the DSS Online Services website.

Please note, the steps outlined above are only for creating an account with the DSS Online Services website. You only need to complete these steps once. After this is done, then you will need to Sign In to the system and enter your class schedule. 

To list the classes in which you are interested in being a note taker, you will need to follow these steps.

  1. Go to the DSS Online Services website.
  2. Click Sign In and use your MyLMU credentials tp access the site.
  3. Click on the Notetaker tab on your top navigation bar.
  4. In the Request a Notetaking Assignment box, complete the following steps.
    1. Step 1: Choose Term - Make sure that this is set to the correct term.
    2. Step 2: Enter Course Registration Numbers - Enter the Course Registration Numbers (CRNs) for the classes in which you are registered and willing to serve as a note taker. Do not include classes in which you are waitlisted or plan to drop. 
    3. When done, click Continue to Verify Your Classes.
  5. Read through the Notetaker Agreement, answer the questions at th bottom of the page, and click Submit Your Notetaker Contract
  6. Verify the classes listed are correct by clicking the box to the left of each class and then click Submit Your Class Schedule
  7. Be sure to Sign Out when you are done.

If you are matched as a note taker, an email will be sent to your lion email account asking that you confirm the assignment. 

Please refer to our Online Services page for a video tutorial on this process titled "Apply as a note taker".