Brightspace Pulse App

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The main features of the app include:

  • View upcoming items that are due
  • See a graphical view of workload for the week
  • View Notifications / Announcements
  • View Content and Grades
  • View and reply to Discussions

Note: We recommend that you use a desktop or laptop computer to complete assignments and quizzes. Sites outside of D2L Brightspace or areas of D2L Brightspace that are not natively supported by the Brightspace Pulse app will attempt to open up in your mobile device’s browser.

How to get the Brightspace Pulse app

If you log into Brightspace and are in the Notifications area you will see the option to get the Brigthspace app:

Alternatively, open the App store on your device

Search for Brightspace Pulse

Click the Get/Install option

How to Sign in to the Brightspace Pulse app

Open the Pulse App (the below are screen shots from an apple device)

Search for SUNY Cortland



On the SUNY page choose Network Login

On the next screen (first time log in only) you will be asked what campus you are fr5om, choose Cortland and Log in.


You will be brought to the myRedDragon log in page where you will be asked to enter your credentials. 

Please Note: You will be asked to authenticate with DUO or Microsoft Authenticator the first time you log into the app. 

mrd log in page

Once your authentication passes through, you will be brought to the "home" page for Brightspace.



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