Online Orientation for Distance Education Students

Welcome to UW-Stout Online!

This online orientation to UW-Stout is designed for new and current distance education students to provide a "one stop shop" for resources necessary to be successful in our online courses.

The information provided is for prospective, new, and current students.  Be sure to bookmark this site for future reference so you can access it at any time when you have questions.  

Use the QuickLinks to your right (and located on each page) to navigate quickly; a brief explanation of each can be found below.  You will learn about them in more detail as you progress through the "First Steps."

QuickLinks Key

Online Orientation HomeThis icon will take you to the Orientation home page (you are here).
MyMailThis icon will take you to MyMail, your UW-Stout email provider. Your UW-Stout email is where all official communication will be sent.
D2L Login PageThis icon will take you to D2L, where your course content is located. 
AccessStoutThis icon will take you to Access Stout, where you can view/pay your bill, view your final grade(s), self-register, and much more.
Student ResourcesThis icon will take you to the most frequently used resources for online and distance education students.
FirstStepsHere is where you get started!  You can activate your account, set up your password, and complete the first steps required to get registered.


Ready to get started?

ToolBox_FirstSteps   New to UW-Stout?  Click on "First Steps" to continue.
Student Resources   Need to pay your bill? Add/Drop a class? Order a transcript?  Search our most frequently used Student Resources

New or Need to Know!

2014-15 CI Enrollment Form

All CI students who receive financial aid must complete the CI Enrollment form before aid will be awarded!


FPA Form

All students are now required to complete the FPA form every semester!


2014 Summer and Fall

Registration is now open!

Other questions? Check out our Resources page!

New to Online Learning?

Not sure if distance learning is a good fit? Try a READIness assessment.

Wondering how to take an online course at UW-Stout? View the inside of a sample course!

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Contact Information

UW-Stout Online
Phone: 715.232.2693
Fax: 715.232.3385
Email: de@uwstout.edu

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