Information Technology Services for Students
As we move classes to alternative modes of learning, this information will help you access helpful technology.
Check out a Chromebook
Students who don't have access to a computer or device with internet capability at home can request a Chromebook.
- Limited supply available now
- Must be returned at the end of Spring semester
- Contact us: email@example.com
Extended technical and learning support from Minnesota State
844-456-3876 | Live support hours:
Monday - Thursday: 7 a.m. - Midnight
Friday: 7 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday: 7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Help topics: StarID, D2L, Zoom, Office 365 (Teams, Skype, Stream, Email), Kaltura MediaSpace
Minnesota State Tech Support
D2L Brightspace – Desire2Learn
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 DCTC.edu do not go into your junk mail by whitelisting them.
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 Resources