Piazza - Logging in From D2L (UW-Madison)

At UW-Madison, the Piazza Q&A product is integrated with the Desire2Learn (D2L) learning management system. This integration allows direct sign on to Piazza via a link from within D2L. This document describes how students can access Piazza Q&A from D2L.

Logging in to Piazza Q&A from D2L

  1. Log in to your D2L course space.
  2. Click Communication on the course Navbar, then select Piazza Q&A.
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  4. The login box that appears will verify your identity and prompt you to set and confirm a new password. It is recommended to create a password if you wish to use your account online at piazza.com or through the Android or iOS apps. If you've already created a Piazza account previously, there will be a message that says Account with email you provided already exists. Enter in your password that you used when setting up your Piazza account. 
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  6. Click the checkbox to agree to the terms of use. UW-Madison has special, institutional-level terms of use in place with Piazza which supersede the on-screen terms of use. These institutional-level Terms of Use are designed to provide protection for student and faculty data and intellectual property.
  7. Click the Continue button.
  8. A screen appears, asking for your academic information. Entering your academic information is not required.
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  1. Enter your degree information, or click the I'm not pursuing a degree checkbox.
  2. Click the Continue button. 
  3. A screen appears, asking you to register for Piazza Careers. Careers is a different product offered by Piazza and it IS NOT REQUIRED that you sign up for it. In fact, researching the Careers product is highly recommended prior to signing up, as it allows your Careers profile to be viewed by outside organizations.
  1. Select whether or not to register for Piazza Careers, then click the Continue button. You can now access Piazza Q&A.

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Keywords:piazza login log in learn@uw learnuw password error d2l moodle account desire2learn   Doc ID:31794
Owner:Collaboration Support .Group:Learn@UW Madison
Created:2013-07-24 15:29 CDTUpdated:2017-07-25 07:46 CDT
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