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Mobile Access

You can access D2L from your mobile phone. The new mobile site lets you check grades, news, and other items, and post messages in a discussion. Users can post in discussions, but otherwise the mobile site is read-only. If you want to see the standard site, click Desktop Version at the bottom of the welcome page.

NOTE: You may have also heard from students that D2L is accessible via the UWEC Mobile App. This is true for students: they are able to access their D2L courses in read-only mode, meaning they cannot make any physical changes (such as posting to a discussion thread). They can view their classlist, assignments (dropboxes), discussions, and grades. Faculty, however, are not able to view their courses at all through this mobile app. Similarly, students can't access any project courses or courses in which they are an Academic Assistant.

Compatible Browsers

Use one of the following browsers to reliably access the site:

  • iOS3 (Safari)
  • iOS4 (Safari)
  • Android 1.5
  • Android 2.1
  • Blackberry 6

Mobile Access

  1. Log in to D2L.


  2. To see your courses, click the grey Eau Claire bar.
    A list of courses appears. Courses from the current semester appear at the top.

    NOTE: Inactive courses do not appear in the mobile site. 

  3. To access a course, click the arrow.
    Events and news for the course appear.

    NOTE: If you see an end date to the right of the course name, you will be unable to access the course on the mobile site.

Mobile Tools

Only some of the D2L tools are available in the mobile site.

  1. To see the tools, click the Tools buttontools
    The tool icons appear.


Tool Uses
 home button

Click Course Home to return to the course homepage.
This displays a welcome message, course events, and course news items (regardless of whether there are events or news items in the course).


Click Content to see course content.

Click on a folder to see its contents.

Click an item's title to open.

Click the bookmark buttoncontent bookmarkto add an item to bookmarks.


Click Discussions to see discussions for the course.

Click on a topic to read messages.

Click Compose or Reply to post your own message.


Click News to see news items for the course.

Click on a news item to see it larger and with formatting.


Click Bookmarks to see bookmarked content items.

Click on an item to open it.


Click Grades to see grades for the course.
Instructors will see grade items. Students will see their grades for each grade item.

Click on a grade item to see the class average and grade distribution.


Click Calendar.

Navigate to the desired date.
Course events for that date will appear.


To log out of D2L, click Logout.

Desktop Access

You can see what a course looks like in the mobile site from a desktop computer.

  1. Log in to D2L.

  2. Change the URL to

Help Desk

For more information or to request a service, contact the LTS Help Desk:
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