Request your Spring 2018 D2L Brightspace Course Shells

Spring 2018 course shells can be requested using the D2L Brightspace Request Form (


  • Spring 18 shells can be requested October 18-December 19. On December 20, all unrequested fall sections will be created as single section course shells.
  • The Domain for D2L Brightspace will change from to on December 27.
    • Faculty “CAN” copy courses into their spring 18 shells as soon as the shells are ready.
    • Faculty “SHOULD NOT” setup/create external integrations (Cengage, McGraw Hill, Pearson, Wiley Plus, etc.) within a spring course until after the domain change is completed on December 27.


You will be required to use your StarID and password to log into the D2L Brightspace Request Form (

Due to FERPA you are able to request and/or merge only those sections where you are listed as the instructor of record.

If you have questions about requesting your D2L Brightspace course shells please contact the Office of Online & Extended Learning at or call 218-477-2603, option 3.