Technology Services

Technology Services

Technology Services provides support to our students, faculty and staff through a variety of programs and services including: Office 365, free downloads of Microsoft Office, access to Atomic Learning, emergency notification, printing, copying, D2L, ITV and more.

PTCC Helpdesk

Need assistance? The PTCC helpdesk is here to help

Email us at For PTCC office hours click on the PTCC Helpdesk link above.

Atomic Learning

Free on-line training covering thousands of topics!

Pine Technical and Community College has chosen Atomic Learning as an online software training resource for students, faculty, and staff and it's available 24/7 anywhere you have a connection to the internet.

Office 365 for Education

The Microsoft Office 365 suite is a hosted, online version of the traditional installed version of Microsoft Office software. This online service is subscription-based and includes Office, Exchange Online, SharePoint Online, Skype for Business (Lync) Online and Microsoft Office Web Apps.

Using Student Email

Microsoft Office 365 for education is here!

Pine Technical & Community College is proud to present Office 365 for education — including e-mail, instant messaging, group video and voice chat, and online document viewing and editing.


StarID is a single credential that provides access to several tools including student email, campus classroom and lab computers, network based printing and other network services, eServices, D2L, Atomic Learning, and online library databases.

Text Message Alerts

Receive text messages notices about a variety of campus-related topics including registration reminders, financial aid updates, student activities, and IT issues.

Star Alert!

StarAlert Emergency Notification System

In the interest of promoting the safety of our campus community, Pine Technical & Community College maintains an emergency notification system, Star Alert, for students, faculty and staff.

Minnesota State System ITS Status and Resources

This page provides links to Minnesota State ITS Resources.

Marketing Materials

This page serves as a resource for PTCC employees, members of the media, community partners, and vendors. You may view the Pine Technical and Community College Visual Identity Standards Manual and download PTCC's official logos.

Quick Access Guides

Quick tips and tricks for the things you do everyday.