Access and Setup

(Instructor) Course Manager FAQ

Labster’s easy-to-use Course Manager allows you to browse Labster content, assign simulations to your students, and track their progress all in one place. You can now schedule simulations, limit the number of attempts, and customize the way you view your students’ grades.

If you have already purchased access to Labster, you should receive an activation email where you will be prompted to set up an account and log in at

Learn more about getting your courses set up here


  • How can I log in to my new account?

If you have already activated your account by clicking on the link that was emailed to you, you can navigate to to log in.

  • How will my students access Labster?

After activating your account and creating a course, you need to invite your students. They will receive an email and they will log in on the same URL

  • Can I share a simulation URL with the students?

No. At the moment, students need to log in through and access the simulations via that link.

  • Will my grades sync to my LMS grade book?

No, your grades will not sync to your LMS grade book - you can access your students’ progress through the ‘Grades’ tab on the sidebar. Visit this article to learn more about the Labster Dashboard.

  • Can I schedule when a simulation is published?

Absolutely! You can schedule when the simulation is visible to your students, and when it is due. You can even customize how many attempts a student can have to receive a grade on the simulation.

  • Can I add co-instructors to my course?

You can invite up to 10 co-instructors. Just click on the name of the course and then "+ Add co-instructor".

  • How can I know what simulation is compatible with a Chromebook device or the app?

    A logo confirms the way that you can access a simulation next to each simulation duration

  • Can I archive a course?

    You can archive your course by clicking on the 3 dots next to your course name and selecting "Archive". At any moment, you can go to the "Archives" tab and restore it.

Please do not hesitate to reach out to our support team if you have any questions or are in need of assistance.