Get to Know Blackboard
Blackboard is connected with your myNIC account, simply login to myNIC and click on any of the links in the Blackboard box.
Once inside Blackboard, under the "My Institution tab" you'll be able to see all your announcements and your current courses:
Under the "Course" tab, a list of all your courses will be available:
Have more Questions? Check out our FAQ page.
Stay On Top of Your Assignments
Notifications can be set up to remind you of assignments, tests, discussion boards, or just to let you know something new has happened in your courses.
These, along with other settings, can be adjusted in your global navigation menu:
Take Blackboard with you wherever you go
Check your assignment due dates, grades, messages from your instructors, and a whole lot more. Just install the app on your mobile device and login using your account ID and password. For a complete listing of all the features, go Here
Blackboard for Windows phone:
Get it Here
Blackboard for Android:
Get it Here
Blackboard for iOS:
Get it Here
How to access Blackboard:
** Use this path in the event myNIC isn’t working
I’m enrolled in 5 classes but only 3 appear in Blackboard:
Not all courses are “Active” on blackboard it is up to the individual instructor whether or not they want to use this tool. Ask your instructor if they plan on using Blackboard. If they are let them know the course is not open, they have the ability to open courses themselves and may have just forgotten.
I just registered for a class that is supposed to be on Blackboard and it’s not showing up:
In the beginning of the terms when registration is busy it can sometimes take over a day for a new registration to appear on Blackboard. At least for the first 5 days back please give 24 hours before contacting help about missing courses.
When does Blackboard go down for maintenance:
There are two locations where Alerts are posted for students. Within the myNIC calendar and Blackboard global announcements. Please be aware of these as the platform will not be available during maintenance windows.
Blackboard works at the College but not at home:
There may be a problem with your individual computer which we cannot fix but we can help point you in the right direction. Here are some steps to try:
I Sent an Email using blackboard and haven’t seen a response:
The blackboard messaging service is twofold: course messages, and email.
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