Q. I am registered for the next semester. When will my class show up on Blackboard?
A. The instructor of the course is responsible for making the course available and unavailable. Once your instructor has made the course available it will show up in Blackboard.
Q. I want to hide old courses in the My Course module. How can I do that?
A. Click the icon in the upper right corner of the My Course module. Select Edit Module. Uncheck that the course you wish to hide and click Submit.
Q. I need access to an old course. Who should I contact?
A. You will need to contact the instructor of the course.
Q. I submitted the wrong document for an assignment. How can I get my assignment reset?
A. You will need to contact the instructor of the course to reset the assignment.
Q. My instructor told me to use SafeAssign to submit an assignment. What is that?
A. Instructors have the ability to make any Assignment use the SafeAssign plagiarism checker. SafeAssign is now built into the regular Assignment in Blackboard.
Q. Can I delete a Discussion Post?
A. Generally, no. It depends on the settings made by the instructor.
Q. I am receiving emails from a Discussion Board. How do I unsubscribe?
A. You will need to go to the particular Discussion Forum and click the “Unsubscribe” button.
Q. I was kicked out of an exam. How can I get my exam reset?
A. You will need to contact the instructor of the course to reset the exam.
Q. Where do I go to learn more about how to use Blackboard?
A. There are several resources for learning more about how to use Blackboard.
- Blackboard Orientation courses (Student and Faculty)
- Blackboard Help Site: https://en-us.help.blackboard.com (We use Learn: Original Experience)
- YouTube videos by Blackboard. These are general how-to videos. For specific course instructions, you will need to contact your instructor.