Below is a list of helpful steps to ensure that your computer is configured for the Blackboard environment.
Don't Lose Your Place in Class!
Online students: Check in with your instructor via email between Monday and Wednesday of the first week of class. If you do not email your instructor between Monday and Wednesday of the first week, you could lose your space in the class or miss important class work. In order to email your instructor, log into Blackboard and access your course via the courses tab. You will see a link for email or tools on the student menu.
When Can I start my Class?
Students are not allowed into their classroom until the first day of the class at 8:00 a.m. While you wait for the class to open, make sure that you are prepared for the class by taking the Blackboard Student Tutorial.
Have You Successfully Petitioned A Class?
If you have successfully petitioned a closed class and completed registration, you need to take ONE of the following steps:.
Is my class a non-Blackboard class? What do I do now?
Some online courses do not use the Blackboard online classroom environment. Sometimes instructors of these courses provide a link to their online course within Blackboard, so you can follow the usual procedure to access their course. If you're enrolled in an online class, and you can't get into it in Blackboard, you'll want to contact your instructor for directions.