How to upload a syllabus


This article provides faculty with steps to upload their course syllabus to the Getting Started Widget on D2L.


An Internet-connected device with a web browser (Edge, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari).


  1. Ensure your syllabus accurately reflects the course schedule and your expectations. This will help keep students on track.
  2. Log into D2L and access your course.
  3. Locate the “SDSMT Getting Started” section of the course homepage (top-left corner).
  4. Click the down arrow, then select Edit this widget.

  5. Click on the Content tab.

  6. Using your mouse, select/highlight the text “Syllabus”. Next, click the ”play” button (on the far left).