Student Resources & Support

Students who are experiencing food insecurity and other unforeseen economic uncertainties due to the COVID-19 pandemic can reach out to the Economic Crisis Response Team (ECRT) for support including technology equipment.

SDSUid Activation, SDSU Email Account & Google G Suite

Need to activate your SDSUid? Please follow steps (1-2), then follow step 3 to access your SDSU email.  

1.  SDSUid - How to activate your SDSUid Instructions & FAQs.

2.  Your SDSUid is the same as your official SDSU email account, ex. [email protected] & password.

3.  Accessing your official SDSU email account ex. [email protected] (aka your SDSU Gmail account).

     Simply go to & you’ll be redirected to the Microsoft portal to login with your SDSUid.

4.  Google G Suite - Information on the Google G Suite for students is available at

      Also, additional information for returning Students available at

SDSUid - Forgot your password or locked out of your account?

See & click: "Can't log in using my SDSUid?


Can't find your Blackboard Course? Your course may be on Canvas @ (Sign in w/ your SDSUid).

Student Blackboard Resources

Blackboard Learn How-To Guide for Students

Blackboard Learn How-To Submit Assignments (Guide & Video)

Canvas (Learning Management System)

Student Canvas Help & Getting Started Guide

Student Canvas FAQs & Submit a Question

Respondus Lockdown Browser (SDSU Canvas & BB)

Respondus Lockdown Browser (LDB) SDSU Download & Student Guide  (Scroll down to Assessment Resources)

Zoom Web Conferencing

SDSU Zoom Resources Page

Joining a Zoom Meeting

Improving your Zoom Connection - Tips

Learn more about Zoom (Virtual Course Support > Zoom)

Zoom Video Tutorials

Academic Software & Support for Students

Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Cloud & other Academic Software for Students

Additional Technology resources can be found at: Virtual Support & Resources for Students

Help for SDSU Students: Phone: 760.768.5532          Email: [email protected]

Additional Help for Students including Extended Hours: Computing Hub

More Virtual Support & Resources for Students

Information Technology

Office: Compter Building 107
Hours: Monday - Thursday 8:30am - 8:30pm
Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Phone: 760.768.5532
Email: [email protected]