To activate effort of the Distance Learning Program Unit is needed to increase the number of the non-elementary-education students. The number of the non-elementary-education students is the same each registration period. However, the percentage of the graduates is less than 8%. One improvement to increase the percentage of the graduates through the optimum student learning activities. Learning activities could improve learning achievement. This study aimed to describe the learning activities, the factors and their impact on students' achievement. The research method used the descriptive quantitative method. The population was non-elementary-education students of UPBJJ-UT Padang in the 2012.1 registration period consisting of 920 students. Their learning activities were low because their intention was only for getting the certificate. Factors that affected the learning activities were to participate in online tutorials, to access learning services and to buy books at online bookstores. The learning service and teaching materials significantly influenced the learning achievement.