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Brightspace by D2L

Brightspace is a learning management system; a password-protected, online course delivery option that adds special components to your class, such as:Brightspace by D2L logo

  • Online discussions
  • Online quizzes/surveys
  • Online assignment submissions
  • Student gradebook
  • Links to web resources

Brightspace is used for online, hybrid classroom/online, and classroom based courses. Online Instructor Orientations (OIO) for new online instructors are offered each term.

The Faculty Help Desk for instructor support is available weekdays 8am to 12pm and 1pm to 5pm, except on holidays.

Curious about Brightspace?

Watch this video tutorial that will show you what you can do in Brightspace.

Getting Started with Brightspace

If you want to get started on your own, here’s what you can do:



Course setup requests

Brightspace Apps

  • Brightspace Pulse Appd2l.com/products/pulse/
    A mobile app that helps you keep track of important updates for all your D2L classes.