Welcome to Brightspace (D2L)

If you are a current Clayton State student, staff, or faculty member, click the "Clayton State Login" button below. You'll be taken to the normal Clayton State authentication page to enter your user name and password. 

Clayton State Login

Special Accounts Login:

If you fall into any of the below special populations, use the login area immediately below to access D2L.

  • Continuing and Professional Education - Instructor, Student
  • Current faculty with a "_stu" account
  • Guest Lecturer, Interpreter
  • ITS/HUB Support

Please Note: Use the Special Accounts Login form below if you do NOT have an official Clayton State email address (@student.clayton.edu or @clayton.edu) 

First-time users:

Please perform a System Check before you log in, to ensure your web-browser is compatible and up-to-date.

For Technical Help

Self-Service Account Recovery/Password Reset (MFA Users)

*Special Account Login Issues (Non-MFA Users)


The CELT provides a variety of opportunities to learn more about Brightspace (D2L) and related tools. Find out more about Brightspace (D2L) or view the D2L Video Tutorials - For Instructors.


New students, or those who would like a refresh on Brightspace (D2L) features, can review the D2L Video Tutorials - For Students.

Technical Support

If you cannot login to Brightspace (D2L) contact the HUB for technical assistance. If you need to reset your password, you may do so at the Clayton State Account Management page; please note, this will reset your password across all Clayton State systems, not just D2L.

If you need technical assistance after-hours, please visit the GeorgiaVIEW D2L Help Center.