D2L is KU’s learning management system and is used to deliver most of the University’s online courses. D2L is very user friendly and can be used from any computer. D2L supports most modern web browsers, however the most recent versions of Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome work best.
Please view the following series of short videos to help you get started in D2L. In addition to these videos, KU provides a D2L Solution Center, a 24/7 fully searchable knowledge base that contains self-help articles on all the D2L tools and topics. For additional orientation on each tool, check out the Tools Orientation section. For troubleshooting and advanced topics, check out the Help Articles section. If you’re not sure what you’re looking for, you can try typing a few key words in the search area:
D2L is supported by the Office of Distance Education. If you have a question about D2L or experience an issue, you can contact the KU D2L Help Desk, Monday through Friday 8am-4:30pm, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 610-683-4636. You should contact your course instructor for any questions related to course content, assignments, and deadlines.
To get started with this orientation, click "Play" to view each video below. If this is your first time using D2L, it is recommended that you watch the videos in order. You can start and stop a video at any point. A transcript for each video is also available.