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Kodiak for Students

Desire2Learn's Brightspace is a state-of-the art Learning Management System used by major Universities and Colleges around the world. We chose to call our installation of Desire2Learn "Kodiak" in honor of the Western New England University mascot, the Golden Bear.

Tips and Support

  • Kodiak's login page is at https://kodiak.wne.edu. If you can't login, test your password by logging into email at https://owa.wne.edu. If you can't login to email either, try using the self-service features on the login help page to resolve your password issue.
  • To report a problem contact the Office of Information Technology Service Desk at helpdesk@wne.edu or (413) 796-2200, or by opening a work order using the "Manage Work Orders" feature on Connect2U
  • Kodiak is closely linked to your @wne.edu email account, so you must regularly check your email. Visit the email support page to learn more.
  • If you are on campus, you can drop by the Educational Technology office for assistance M-F 8:30-4:30 PM. We're located on the ground floor of D'Amour Library in Room G-9 next to the TV Studio and across the hall from the G-26 computer classroom.

Video Tutorials for Students

Basic Concepts
Content: How to access Course materials
Dropbox: How to submit assignments
Discussion Forums
Quizzes
Grades
Who's in my class?
Viewing your Progress
Using the Pager
Calendar and Events