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Teaching, Learning, and Working Remotely

Resources to use to teach, work, and learn remotely during the Covid-19 outbreak.

Employee Phone and Email Migration

Normandale employees' phones and emails will be migrated to Office 365 in June 2020. Find out more!


StarID is your single credential for logging in to a variety of Normandale and Minnesota State related sites and resources.

Email, Teams, and Office 365

Office 365 is an online service that is delivered to users through the cloud and includes Office Apps and One Drive. Students also receive email through Office 365

D2L Brightspace

D2L Brightspace is the online course management system used by Normandale Community College and all other Minnesota State schools.

WiFi, Network Access, and VPN

WiFi/Wireless access to the Internet. Access to campus resources remotely.


Copy, scan, fax, and printing services, including applications for managing these services, such as print quota systems.

Online Communication and Collaboration

Online meetings, webinars, digital conference rooms, and more to allow you to communicate online.

Teaching and Learning Tools

Information on resources related to your courses, including D2L.

Administrative and Business Applications

Support for Normandale-provided applications.

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Getting Started - Faculty and Staff

Information for new faculty and staff

Getting Started - Students Favorite

Information for new students.

I can't log in to the Prerequisite Verification Form

The Prerequisite Verification form is available for current students. If you are not a current student, please click on the link on the form that says "Click here if you are not an active student or have troubles logging in".

Login Help

If you need help logging into a system, please refer to the information below or contact us by calling (952) 358-8181 or stopping by L1701 during our service hours.

StarAlert: Emergency Notifications

Sign up for real-time emergency notifications

What are the computer lab hours?

The computer labs are open as long as campus is open.