Please follow the steps below to begin your Essential Start training session (new students only) or for a refresher on resetting your passwords, logging in to D2L, and D2L Video Tutorials (continuing students).

    1. Welcome letter
      (optional) Click on this link to view our Banner Web tutorial video.
    2. Instructions to create your D2L Password and log into D2L 
    3. Login to D2L by going to and logging in with your NetID and the password you set in step 2.
    4. Once logged in click on "Select a course" near the top of the screen and click on "Essential Start".
    5. Follow the instructions on the page to begin your Essential Start training session!

Video Tutorials:

Click here to view our D2L & eLearning instructional videos.

Digital eLearning Guide:

Click here to view our digital eLearning Guide.

If you need additional help, please click on the Student Resources link above. We also have face-to-face training available and hands-on help in our office.

For more information on technical requirements, strategies for success, and tutorials on how to use D2L, click on the links to the far right.

If you have questions, contact the eLearning Department in A120, call 406.771.4440, toll free at 800-254-2815, or email