July 6–New Student Orientation Session

All new, degree-seeking students for Summer and Fall 2023 must complete the new student Orientation course through D2L (Desire 2 Learn/Brightspace) called Thrive in the Hive. Admitted students are automatically enrolled in the course. Steps 1, 2, 3, and 4 must be completed prior to receiving an advising/registration appointment. PSEO students for Fall 2023 will be required to complete the PSEO Thrive in the Hive.

To access Thrive in the Hive, click on this link: D2L Login. If you cannot see the THRIVE IN THE HIVE banner, please contact the Welcome and One Stop Center at 507-285-7557 or email onestop@rctc.edu.

Students who need assistance with Thrive in the Hive can attend one of the below open labs at RCTC’s campus. Make sure to bring your star ID and password, as well as a photo ID.  All open labs will be held in the Welcome and One Stop Center.


Date Time
7/6/2023 1pm-4pm No Testing Available
7/7/2023 9am-1pm No Testing Available
7/10/2023 1pm-4pm
7/11/2023 9am-4pm
7/13/2023 9am-12pm
7/19/2023 11am-6pm
7/21/2023 9am-12pm
7/25/2023 9am-4pm
7/26/2023 9am-4pm
7/27/2023 9am-4pm