NEST Mobile

Ellucian Mobile, known as NEST Mobile, is a higher education mobile app that easily integrates with existing—and constantly evolving—IT platforms and strategies. Its framework supports native and web applications, and implementation options let you choose between a configurable pre-set application edition or a platform edition to build and manage your own mobile environment.

NEST Mobile is LIVE! Find out more about Montclair State University's new app:

An Easier Way to Access NEST

Montclair State NEST Mobile is our University’s newest app available for iOS and Android devices. The new app makes it possible to view what you would in “desktop” NEST and more, all on your compatible smartphone at any time!

What’s in Montclair State NEST Mobile?

There are many great features included in NEST mobile aimed to make your academic and professional life easier to manage.


These features include:

  • An interactive campus map complete with the ability to plot directions to all important buildings on campus.
  • The latest Red Hawk News articles including deadline information, campus events and more.
  • Access to the campus event calendar with the ability to add any event to your smartphone’s calendar.
  • Announcements
  • A mobile-friendly faculty directory where you can instantly find contact information for any faculty or staff member.
  • Access to emergency contacts such as University Police and the University Health Center.
  • Links to HawkSync, Canvas and Workday.
  • Access to the other applications Montclair State University uses such as Rave Guardian and Rave Alerts.

Some of the features and functions of Montclair State NEST Mobile require you to log in with your University NetID and password to access.

These features include:

  • Access to your course schedule for the current semester along with time and room information.


Additionally, students will have access to their final semester grades, Degree Works Academic Audit, and the Financial Aid and Student Accounts NEST pages upon logging in.


Please note: Attendance Verification cannot be completed on NEST Mobile.


More features will be added to NEST Mobile in the near future based on your feedback. Keep an eye out for communication about these changes!

How Can I Get Montclair State NEST Mobile?

Downloading Montclair State NEST Mobile to your compatible smartphone is quick, easy and FREE. (Note: Open these links from your mobile device.)

Or, you can visit either the iOS App Store on your iPhone or the Google Play Store on your Android device and search “Montclair State NEST Mobile”. Follow the instructions as you normally would to download the app and launch it!

Note: Right now Montclair State NEST Mobile is only available for current Android and iOS devices. The app requires iOS version 8.0 or higher or an Android device running version 4.0.3 or higher.


Once you’ve downloaded the Montclair State NEST Mobile app, you can login at any time using the “Sign In” button located at the bottom of the Applications Menu or any Application Module with a padlock icon next to it. Login using your University NetID and password just like you would do for NEST to access all Montclair State NEST Mobile has to offer.

Please note: you may occasionally see the NEST login screen when attempting to navigate to a module after logging in. Simply select that module again in the left hand menu to navigate to the correct page.


Having some questions about how to use the app? Check out our NEST Mobile Job Aid for instructions and FAQs.

If you have any other questions, concerns or suggestions about Montclair State NEST Mobile, please contact

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