Desire2Learn (D2L) is the UW College’s learning management system.  It is available for use for all courses in PRISM and for continuing education credit courses. 

  • Faculty are automatically given D2L sites for their classes. If they wish to have multiple sections combined, they can complete a course request form found at:
  • Desire2Learn is at .  Select “UW Colleges Login”, enter your network login credentials to log into Desire2Learn

Join the Desire2Learn Community Site to network with Desire2Learn users around the world:  This site has training materials, discussion forums, news about upcoming versions of Desire2Learn, information about upcoming conferences, and more.  This site is a great online resource for “Everything D2L.”


Desire2Learn Version 10.1 Documentation

Note that in some cases documentation will refer to tools in Desire2Learn that UW Colleges does not have available.

Media Management System in Desire2Learn - Media@UWC

Introduction to the Media Management System in Desire2Learn, Media@UWC

  • Inserting Stuff into D2L News, Content and Discussions- How to: Video

  • Adding New Media using Insert Stuff Documentation

2013 Technology Infusion Boot Camp Videos & a Lonely MP3 File

These files take time to load, especially the first one covering Common Threads.  Also, Chrome does not seem to want to play the files. We are working on this issue and once resolved will post the solution.

Training Documentation

Version 10.0 -10.3

Desire2Learn Training Videos

Tech Tip Tuesday Archives