Getting started in your online course

Cheyney University online and blended courses are offered through Desire2Learn (D2L), our university's learning management system.

 Getting Started

Click here for the D2L Student Quick Guide

 To access D2L
  1. Open the Cheyney homepage
  2. Click on Desire2Learn
  3. Sign in using your Student Self-Service username and password (For more information or if you need help with this username and password, visit the IT D2L Information page.)

 To Access your Online Course

When you access D2L, you will see My Homepage. In the section titled Courses, click on the title of your online course. 

 Navigating your Course

Your instructor will provide you with information on how to get started in your online course. If you have any questions, be sure to contact your instructor right away. 

 Technical Support

For questions about accessing D2L, getting your username and password or finding your online course, contact IT at 610-399-2043 or

For 24/7 support using D2L tools, contact D2L Technical Support at 1-877-325-7778 or click here to complete a ticket