Help Desk

Need help with technology-related problems? Contact the Help Desk for assistance

User Account How-To Guides

Having trouble accessing your Email or D2L account? Check out our user account how-to guides

Desire2Learn (D2L)

Desire2Learn (D2L) is the course management system used by Black Hills State University and the other SDBOR universities. Learn More About D2L


Black Hills State University provides wireless Internet to Faculty, Staff, Students, and Guests on campus. Learn More About Wireless Coverage 

Office 365

Office 365 is an extensive system allowing faculty, staff, and students to access their OneDrive, SharePoint, Office Online, and install the office suite. Learn more about Office 365

Request a Multimedia Classroom

A multimedia classroom is designed to assist presenters with incorporating technology into their presentations. Request a Multimedia Classroom

View Room Schedules

Click on one of the following Room Schedule links based on location:

 Main Campus Room Schedule | Rapid City Campus Room Schedule

Remote Access (VPN)

Black Hills State offers VPN (Virtual Private Network) access to those users who have a state-issued laptop allowing them to access campus resources from home. Learn More about Virtual Private Network or fill out the Application for VPN Access


Zoom is a video conferencing tool available right from your computer, allowing you to communicate with audio and video. Zoom also incorporates many useful tools, like screen sharing, session recording, chat options, and much more! Learn more about Zoom

Computer Labs

IITS provides several computer labs for student-use. Learn more about our computer labs

Recommended Student Computer Specifications

Recommended computer specifications for incoming students.


Read&Write is literacy support software that is available to all faculty, staff, and students. Learn more about Read&Write