Center for Academic and Personal Enrichment

Piazza Frequently Asked Questions


How do I register for Piazza?

Go to and click on the "Are you a Student?" box, or follow the Piazza link on the CAPE homepage.  Your class will be listed.

How do I use Piazza?

Go to and click on "See Piazza in Action" which presents a demo class. Piazza gives you the ability to ask questions, provide answers and enter into a dialogue with classmates and teachers.

How do I find out more information about the Piazza service?

Go to and watch the introductory video.

What classes at NJIT does Piazza cover?

Students in Chemistry, Physics and Math courses can ask questions and interact with tutors on Piazza.

How quickly will my questions be answered on Piazza?

Tutors review the Piazza website each night and over the weekend so, in most cases, student questions will be answered within 24 hours.

Is there a limit to the number of questions I can ask on Piazza?

Students are not limited to the number of questions they can ask on Piazza.  However, students are encouraged to prepare their questions based on concepts they need help with,  rather than simply to post homework questions.

After corresponding with a tutor on Piazza, what should I do if I still do not understand the material?

If, after posting a question (and follow-up questions) on Piazza, you still do not understand the material, come to The CAPE in Kupfrian 200 to meet with a tutor during open hours or schedule an individual appointment so our tutors can assist you.

How can I find out more about Piazza at NJIT?

Stop by the Center for Academic and Personal Enrichment (CAPE) located in Kupfrian Hall Room 200 to speak with Tom Moore.  He can also be reached at or 973-596-2994.  Information is also available at or