The Difference Between D2L Email and myLoneStar Email

D2L Email

D2L email allows you to communicate with your instructor and fellow students by providing email addresses for all of them inside the D2L Learning Management System. D2L offers two ways to access Email. 

  1. Go to Collaboration in the Navbar  and click Email.
    Identifies Email in Collaboration menu
  2. Go to the Message Alerts in the Minibar. Click on the envelope.

Shows Message Alerts
See Using Email.

Lone Star Email

Through the myLoneStar portal, you have a fully functioning email system. You can email anyone, even outside Lone Star College. However, you do not have the email addresses of your classmates contained in your contacts.
Shows MyLonestar portal main menu.Shows student email in MyLoneStar.