Using the D2L Calendar Tool 

Quick Start Guide:

You can navigate to the Calendar Tool in the course navbar. Go to Materials and then to Calendar.

Navigating within the Calendar Tool:

  1. At the top of the Calendar page, you will see a variety of viewing options:
    1. Agenda – Group your course events by Date, Course, or Category – events display in chronological order, and all-day events display at the top of each grouped listing.
      1. The arrows at the top of the content section in the Agenda view allow you to switch between view – content due Today and Tomorrow, the Next 7 Days, or the Next 14 Days.
    2. The Day, Week, and Month Options – Group your events in daily, weekly, or monthly increments.
      1. The arrows at the top of the content section in the Day/Week/Month view will allow you to click through from day to day. Use the Today button to navigate back to today’s date.
      2. To navigate more quickly, you can also click on the dates in the mini calendar to navigate to a specific day, week, or month.
    3. List – Filter your events by Assignments, Checklists, Discussions, Grades, Materials, Modules, Quizzes, and Surveys.
      1. The arrows at the top of the content section in the List view allow you to toggle between viewing Past Events and All Events.
      2. Under Filter By: select the name of the grouping that you would like to filter by.
  2. Additionally, at the top of the Calendar page, there are a number of additional options:
    1. Print – Here, you can choose to print all events, or only events within a certain date range.
    2. Settings – In this area you can set Core Hours, enable Calendar Feeds, and change various task options.
    3. The Search Events Bar – Use this tool to search for specific tasks.
  3. For more information about navigating course calendars and creating tasks, please reference the complete user guide.


For additional assistance, please see the Complete User Guide:

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