Online Education

Online student resources

Online student resources

St. Cloud State utilizes leading-edge technology to deliver distance learning courses including online, interactive television, web conferencing tools, podcasting and streaming media. Our technology partners assist us in providing students with the highest quality connectivity. 

The following departments also offer assistance and resources for online distance students.

If you have issues or concerns, call 320-308-3181 or email

Tools for success

  • Online tutoring

    Smarthinking is a free online tutoring and academic support tool available to all St. Cloud State online students.
  • D2L Brightspace

    Online course management platform for St. Cloud State and other Minnesota State schools.
  • Questions?

    Search our database for answers and information.
  • MyHuskyNet

    Access your university email and file space using your StarID and password.
  • Proctored testing

    Find information about proctored testing and how to schedule exams through the Testing Center.
  • Technical information

    Learn more about browser requirements and software necessary for completing online courses.