For Students

The TU Blackboard Team provides information on how to use the Blackboard environment and features.

Getting Started 

Follow these steps to work in Blackboard: 

  1. Check your computer's browser settings.

  2. Login at https://blackboard.towson.edu using your TU NetID and password. 

  3. Use the resources below to begin working in Blackboard. 

If you need help, email  or see more support options.

Self-Help Documentation and Tutorials 

topic self-help video
Accessing Blackboard PDF
VIDEO
Navigating Blackboard PDF N/A
Sort Courses By Term PDF N/A
Edit Personal Information PDF
N/A
Receive Text Course Notifications PDF N/A
Textbox Editor Options PDF N/A
Email Your Professor PDF N/A
Submitting Assignments PDF VIDEO
View Feedback on Assignments PDF N/A
Panopto Assignment PDF N/A
Test Best Practices PDF N/A
Taking Tests PDF N/A 
Extended Timed Tests PDF VIDEO
Discussion Boards PDF N/A
Create a Portfolio PDF VIDEO
View Graded Feedback PDF N/A
Course Calendar PDF N/A
Edit Notification Settings PDF VIDEO
Taking a Qwickly Jot Assignment PDF VIDEO
Using the Blackboard Mobile App (Blackboard App) Blackboard Help Webpage VIDEO
Using Blackboard Collaborate Ultra Blackboard Help Webpage N/A
Join a Blackboard Course Meeting/Area in Zoom PDF N/A

 

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