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Course Materials NOW available in Canvas

Beginning with the Summer 2019 term, D2L will no longer be used to access online course materials.  Materials will be available in the new Canvas environment.  Please login to Canvas with your NetID via the Canvas Login Page


How do log in to Desire2Learn (D2L)?

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Information on logging into D2L and navigating to an individual course site.

CAUTION: If you have used a campus computer in your office or in one of the labs and logged in with your username, you've already set up your NetID.

Step 1: Create a NetID Password

Before you are able to access Desire2Learn you must create a password to be used as your NetID.  If you have already created a password for NetID, please go to Step 2.

Written Instructions

  1. Go to the NetID Password Change site.
  2. Select First-Time Activation.
  3. Enter your username in the space provided. (your username is the first part of your email address before the @ symbol)
  4. Enter your Current Password in the space provided.  (Your current password is your TitanID#.)
  5. Enter a new password in the space provided.  
  6. Retype your new password in the New Password Again field.
  7. As soon as you submit your query, you will be able to login to D2L.


Step 2: Login to D2L

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Written Instructions

  1. Access the D2L Login Page.
  2. Determine your current status as Student, Instructor, or guest and click the appropriate button.  Note: Students are those individuals who are receiving credit for a course.  If you are a student involved in a collaborative program, guest lecturer or other user, click the "Guest User" button.
  3. Enter your username and password in the space provided.
  4. Click the Login button.
  5. You will be brought into the main account page.  To access an individual course, scroll to the bottom of the page and click the title of the desired course.  Or click on the drop down menu along the black bar at the top of the page titled "Select a course" and then select the desired course.  


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If you have a question about D2L which we haven't answered in the Frequently Asked Questions or notice anything that is unclear please let us know and we will review the content.

Please contact d2l [at] uwosh [dot] edu

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