Get Help: The Blackboard Support Center 

Blackboard Video Tutorials: help with assignments and communication 

Checklist for students using Blackboard 

Getting Started: Username/Password; Logging on; Obtaining help

Course Shells: Where are my course shells? * How do I hide old course shells?

Interface Tour of the login page including how to change languages, get support, etc.

Test-taking precautionsSteps you can take to prevent problems


WPUNJ Blackboard Collaborate

WPUNJ Blackboard Collaborate - Learn!


Submitting an Assignment

Creating a Discussion Board Post

Creating a New Discussion Board Thread

Replying to a Discussion Board Thread

Organizing Discussion Board Posts

Viewing Discussion Board Grades

Taking a Test Online

Checking Your Grades

Working in Groups

Creating a Blog Entry

Creating and Editing a Wiki Page

Viewing My Contribution to a Wiki

Linking Wiki Pages


Submitting an assignment [pdf]

"Modules won't load" workaround

ePortfolio: Collect and display your work withing a class or across your academic career

Turn-it-in (Tii) Originality Reports -- Student Manual

Blackboard 9.1 Student Manual



For assistancep with your student email please contact the Help Desk: or

I can't see the course menu! 

Java DownloadMany Bb features rely heavily on Java software, and you need to make sure you have the latest version.

MS Internet Explorer Compatibility View: The latest version of Internet Explorer has some issues of incompatibility with Blackboard at this time. This short tutorial will show you how to enable "Compatibility View," which should resolve any such issues.

Insert images and media within discussion board posts

Embed a YouTube Video in any Blackboard Interface

All files are in PDF format -- click here to download a PDF reader