St. Cloud State at Plymouth

Information for Students

Plymouth Community Information

In addition to attending class, students are welcome to study in groups, or individually, during business hours or as arranged with the St. Cloud State at Plymouth coordinator.  Business hours vary based on classes and scheduled activities.

Contact the St. Cloud State at Plymouth coordinator for additional information.

Technology access

StarID is the key to St. Cloud State’s technology, including e-mail, campus wired and wireless networks, D2L Brightspace and more. Visit the StarID activation page for more information, support or to activate your StarID. 

Campus Card (Photo ID)

Campus Cards are required for printing or when requesting materials from the Library. Students who cannot go to Campus Card Services in St. Cloud to obtain their photo ID card may submit a request electronically following these directions--

Before beginning, please be prepared to upload your photo which meets these specifications:

  • JPEG format, color photo (no black and white)
  • No larger than 1200 x 1600 pixels
  • At least 600 x 800 pixels
  • Photo must be from the top of shoulders to top of head with some blank space above the head
  • Looking straight ahead (no profile or angle)
  • No hats, caps, scarves, or sunglasses
  • No animals or props
  • Solid white background
  • A straight face or smile, no funny faces, please
  1. Go to
  2. Click on Account Management (upper-right red button)
  3. On the Campus Card office page, scroll down the left column and click on Photo Upload
  4. On the Information Technology Services page, login with your StarID and password.
  5. Read the terms and conditions, and click on the red Agree button.
  6. On the Student Photo Upload page, insert your e-mail address, and select Plymouth for your campus. Then browse your electronic device for your photo, and click on the upload button. If your photo meets the above listed specifications, it will be accepted. You may be directed to crop your photo or make another adjustment to comply. Follow the directions.

 When your card is received at the Plymouth center, you will receive an e-mail notification, and your Card will be stored until you pick it up or other arrangements are made. 

Severe Weather/Winter Closings/Emergencies

St. Cloud State makes every effort to announce any closing/cancellation by 5 a.m. for day classes/events, and before 3 p.m. for evening classes/events in Plymouth.

Weather and emergency announcements are made through campus-wide Star Alerts and are posted to St. Cloud State’s homepage.

St. Cloud State Library

The Library offers a wide variety of services for your research needs including articles, databases and streaming media.

More Information

Additional information is available on the School of Graduate Studies Student Resources page.