D2L Brightspace

D2L Brightspace is Minnesota State’s online learning management system. Instructors and students use D2L to post and upload learning content and assignments.

  • How can I access D2L Brightspace?
    • To access D2L Brightspace navigate to
      • AnokaRamsey.edu > Current Students > D2L Brightspace
      • Sign in with your StarID.
    • For a link to the D2L Brightspace sign on page, click here.
  • How can I view my courses?
    • You can view courses using the My Courses widget on the right side of the page. You may also use the course selector at the top of the page.
    • Please note when using the My Courses widget ensure the correct semester is selected.
  • When do my courses become active? Why is a course I am signed up for not visible?
    • When a course is activated is decided by the instructor. The instructors themselves activate the class.
    • You will not be able to see a course until the course is activated.
    • If the course has started and you cannot see it please contact your instructor to ensure the course is activated.
    • If the course is active and you still do not see it please contact the OIT Service Desk at 763-433-1510
  • Are there tutorials available for D2L?
    • Yes, D2L has several tutorial videos on YouTube. Those videos can be found here.
  • Are there trainings available for D2L?
    • Yes, trainings can be found here.