Desire2Learn (D2L)

Last Updated: 01/16/2019

Canvas available at CU Boulder

Desire2Learn will no longer be available after the Spring 2019 semester. Learn more about the D2L Migration and Retirement or read about Canvas, CU Boulder's new learning management system.

Get Started with D2L

Desire2Learn is CU Boulder's online learning environment. Two types of Desire2Learn courses can be requested:

Logging into D2L

  1. Open a supported browser
  2. Go to
  3. Login with your IdentiKey.
  4. Your courses can be accessed from the My Courses section on My Home.

D2L Instructions and Resources