Brightspace/D2L FAQs

  • Brightspace by D2L is Augusta University’s learning management system (LMS) and can be accessed at  It is the primary online tool used to distribute course content to students. Faculty use our LMS to provide online video and audio lectures, PowerPoint presentations, and PDF documents for students to review at their convenience, in addition to measuring student learning through online quizzes, discussions, and assignments.

  • please contact our 24-hour Help Desk at 706-721-4000 and you'll be connected to support to help you gain access to your course.

Brightspace is available from any device with access to the internet. For students, there is a great mobile app for iOS and Android called PulseOur Brightspace environment is designed to be friendly for all mobile browsers.  

quick start videos

Please click on the green "play" button next to the topic you'd like to learn more about. Please note: we suggest using the Chrome, Edge or Firefox browser for the best experience.  Safari will not support these videos as of a recent update to the macOS.