Online Education 101 is designed to provide you a basic idea of what you might find in an online course. Feel free to click through the various course areas and read the commentaries, assignments, discussions, and so on.
Note: Some of the features and functions described in Online Education 101 may not be available in Independent Learning courses (for example, Pager, Email, Groups ) or may be used differently (for example, the discussion area is typically not used for required class discussions).
You may wish to explore the course on your own. You can log in as often as you want, and spend as little or as much time as you need to look at the course. Follow these simple steps:
- Log in using the provided user name and password.
- User name = learner
- Password = D2L
If you would like more information about online courses or other distance education opportunities, contact us:
- Via Live Chat!
- By email at email@example.com.
- By phone: Talk to a Student Services Specialist toll free at 1-877-UW-LEARN (895-3276) or 608-262-2011. Student Services hours are Monday–Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (CST).
- By mail or in person:
Independent Learning Student Services
5602 Research Park Boulevard, Suite 300
Madison, WI 53719-1245
Office hours for face-to-face advising and proctored exams are Monday–Thursday 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m. (CST) and Friday 8:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. (CST).
- Through 711 for Wisconsin Relay, if you are hearing impaired.