Faculty & Staff

Information to assist with Teaching and Working.

Categories (12)


StarID is your single credential for logging in to a variety of Normandale and Minnesota State related sites and resources.

Email, Teams, and Office 365 (Faculty & Staff)

Office 365 is an online service that is delivered to users through the cloud and includes Office Apps and One Drive. Students also receive email through Office 365

Employee Intranet

Technology-enhanced communication, coordination, and collaboration services that facilitate the creation, sharing, and exchange of information and ideas within communities of interest.

WiFi, Network Access, and VPN

WiFi/Wireless access to the Internet. Access to campus resources remotely.

Printing & Faxing

Copy, scan, fax, and printing services, including applications for managing these services, such as print quota systems.

Online Communication and Collaboration

Online meetings, webinars, digital conference rooms, and more to allow you to communicate online.

Teaching and Learning - Online Tools

The teaching & learning tools listed below are approved for use by all instructors at Normandale in your campus or virtual classrooms.

Administrative and Business Applications

Support for Normandale-provided applications.

Employee Phone and Email Migration

Normandale employees' phones and emails will be migrated to Office 365 in June 2020. Find out more!

Teaching Technology Updates

Teaching with technology? Review updates, upcoming features, and troubleshooting with such tools as D2L, MediaSpace, VoiceThread, etc.

Syllabus Resources for Faculty

Includes the Syllabus checklist, sample syllabi, and a link to an online template.

Articles (11)

Pinned Article New Faculty & Staff - Get Started

Information for new faculty and staff

Pinned Article Professional Development Center

this article describe the services offered through the Center for Teaching & Learning in the campus location of A2530

Computer Supplies (Faculty/Staff)

ITS provides Faculty and Staff with computer supplies can be requested by going to the Help Desk.

Issues Connecting to Drives Off-Campus (Faculty/Staff)

All Normandale Faculty and Staff have access to multiple drives on their computer. These drives provide access to network resources. You can access these drives remotely as long as you are connected to our VPN.

Off-Campus Access for Faculty and Staff

You have many options when working off campus. To quickly check your email, you can use a web browser. If you want to access software and network drives (like your HOME or iNET drives) you can link to the Normandale Access Page.

Office 2021 - Shortcuts and Tips

Attached is the handout from the February 2024 Development Day Session with helpful keyboard shortcuts and tips.

Upgrading your device to Windows 11

How to upgrade your device to Windows 11 using the Software Center.

Windows 11 - Key Features

Helpful tips and tricks for Windows 11

Windows 11 - Shortcuts and Tips

Attached is the handout from the February 2024 Development Day Session with helpful keyboard shortcuts and tips.