The Information Technology Services department maintains campus computing, network and phone systems
Technology Services

Provides a comprehensive system of technology devices and technical support services to help students learn, instructors teach, and staff and administrators work productively.

Assistance Options

In-person assistance

  • Enrollment Center
    College Center - 2nd Floor
  • IT Service Desk

Remote assistance (1 business day reply)

Minnesota State IT Service Desk


IT Service Desk Hours

  • Mon. - Thurs.: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Online Services Center Hours

  • Mon. - Thurs.: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Information Technology Services

As we move classes to alternative modes of learning, this information will help you access helpful technology.

Support Services

Check out a Chromebook


Students who don't have access to a computer or device with internet capability at home can request a Chromebook. Loaner requests will be considered starting the first day of the semester.

D2L Brightspace

D2L Brightspace is our online classroom. Within D2L you will find assignments, grades, messages from your instructors and much more.


Zoom is our web conferencing tool. If your instructor sets up a Zoom conference, you will be invited to attend, and a link will be provided to connect.


Email is the official communication method for the college, including your instructors. Make sure emails from do not go into your junk mail by whitelisting them.

Starting Fall 2021, your official college email, ending in .edu, will be used for important communications from the college.

Technology resources

Information on reduced-cost computers and laptops, reduced-rate data services, free and reduced software, and more.


Your StarID will expire every 180 days, so when prompted, make sure you reset your password.

On-campus and Additional Technology Services

The Student Guide to Campus Technology provides an overview of campus technology.

What we do

Free online learning

LinkedIn Learning (formerly provides access to thousands of self-paced courses led by professional instructors.

When you sign in, select Sign in with your organization account. Use your MinnState StarID credential:

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