Technology Services

Easy access to different types of technology that is used at SCTCC is an important part of learning. From checking your financial aid before classes start to checking your final grades when your classes are finished, SCTCC has many different types of technology that you'll need to use for the best learning experience. The good news is that we're here to support you.

Who can help?

If you have questions using SCTCC computer equipment, here’s where you can go for answers.

  • Instructors—instructors are your best contact for using any machinery or software specific to a class.
  • Open computer labs—our open computer labs have helpful assistants who’ve been trained to answer basic questions about logging into the campus network, using your campus email, and showing you how to save files into your D2L Locker or OneDrive. We have open computer labs located in Northway Building 1-405 and HSB 117.
  • Computer Help Desk—contact the Computer Help Desk at 320.308.6445 with any computer troubleshooting or operational issues.

Technology Services

D2L Brightspace

Your source for all your classes online - assignments, discussions, grades.

Computer Labs

Computer labs available at SCTCC.


Course schedules, class registration, your financial aid, and more.

Help Desk

Need technology help? The Help Desk can do that.

Library & Databases

Research central - find books, articles, ebooks, research help, citation resources, and more.

Laptop Program

Certain programs require a laptop - SCTCC works with vendors to bring you reasonably priced laptops.

STAR Alert

Sign up for the Emergency Notification System to be the first to know about campus closures.

Mobile App

Class schedules, campus maps, and student discussions. Search for SCTCC in your app store!


Online training available to students as well as software for a discount.


Info about your StarID, the login used for all your SCTCC and Minnesota State accounts.

Student Email/Office 365

Information on your email and Office 365/Microsoft programs.


The wi-fi network is SCTCC Wireless and password is "cyclones" (no quotes). Visit the page for info on connecting your computer.