Information to help you navigate your student experience.

Categories (9)


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

Email and Microsoft 365 (Students)

Microsoft 365 contains a collection of applications including email, Teams, OneDrive, and more!

D2L Brightspace (Students)

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

Learning Tools

Information on resources related to your courses, including D2L.

Online Communication and Collaboration (Students)

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

WiFi Access

WiFi access to the Internet on the Normandale campus.

Student Printing

Print, copy, and scan on campus.

Technology Recommendations

Information about Hardware Standards and Recommendations for Students.

Generative AI Resources for Students

This category contains articles that are helpful for students to understand and appropriately navigate generative AI technology.

Articles (8)

Pinned Article New Students: Get Started

Information for new students.

Common Browser Issues - Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari

Instructions for common browsers on how to enable JavaScript, clear cache cookies and history, enable cookies, and disable pop-up blockers.
Browser settings can sometimes cause access problems. Enabling certain options can improve or restore functionality. Included are the optimal settings for the most popular browsers (Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, and Safari).

How to correct Kaltura MediaSpace errors (such as Access Denied)?

How to correct Kaltura MediaSpace errors (such as Access Denied)?
How can I enable third party cookies in Chrome to resolve Kaltura MediaSpace errors?
How to Correct the Error Message: Sorry, Access Denied

How to Turn ON or Turn OFF Instant Notifications (Texts / Emails) in D2L for Courses and Student Announcements

Instructions on How to Manage Instant Notifications (Texts Messaging and Emails) in D2L for Course Activity/Updates and for Student Announcements.

How to Turn Text Messaging ON or OFF for Normandale Community College

Instructions on How to Turn Text Messaging ON or STOP and turn it OFF for Normandale Community College sending text messages to your cell phone:

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".

Students: How to Update Address / Phone Number / Email Address

Instructions for Students on How To Update Address / Phone Number / Email Address in eServices