StarID is a single username can be used to log into any enabled system across Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU). At SCTCC, students will use their StarID to access:

  • E-services
  • Desire2Learn (D2L)
  • campus computers

You need to activate your StarID before using it.

Activate StarID

StarID / Password Help:


Rather than remember many user names and passwords, this one login will get you into:

eServices, D2L, and campus computers

Please note: SCTCC student e-mail at will still have a separate login and password.

STEP 1: Activate your StarID

Activate your StarID now!

  • Activate your StarID (
  • NOTE: The activation portion of the MnSCU StarID site DOES NOT WORK with Internet Explorer 11. We recommend using IE 10 (or earlier), Firefox or Safari when activating your StarID.
  • Helpful Tip: Make sure that you remember your new StarID password.

  • Use StarID to access eServices, D2L Brightspace, and campus-owned computers. Other login IDs will be deactivated.
  • Use the StarID Self Service site to reset your StarID password, retrieve a forgotten StarID, and access other account maintenance tools. 
  • Faculty and staff: Help setting up your email on a mobile device  click here.

Contact Info

320.308.5000 or 1.800.222.1009

1540 Northway Drive
St. Cloud, MN 56303