Introducing Blackboard

Get acquainted with Blackboard! Use the links below to access information on each Blackboard option or select the menu tabs to the right on a specific item.

1. Course Documents

2. Assignments 

3. Safe Assignments

4. Discussion Boards

5. Tests, Exams, Surveys

6. Review My Grades


Download QuickTips for Students brochure (PDF)


Global Navigation Menu

Want to see an all of your courses? The new Global Navigation bar (watch video below for more information) provides you with an aggregated view of your course content for:   

  • Discussion Board Posts: Displays DB posts across courses. You can reply to posts by selecting the post and then selecting Reply on the right hand side
  • Updates: Shows updated notifications across courses
  • My Grades: Displays grade information across courses. Can access additional information by course. NOTE: Some students are not able to access the aggregated view from Navigation menu or the Bb Tools My Grades area. If this is the case, you can still access grades through the specific course using Course Tools, My Grades area until Bb resolves the issue.
  • Calendar: Display due dates for assignments, tests or DB replies when instructors include a Due Date  
  • Settings: Personal Information - update email address

 Log off Blackboard? Click the “power” button to the right of your username on Global Navigation bar Global Navigation Menu

Global Navigation video 

  (Time: 3 min 40 sec)