IMPORTANT: A university-wide upgrade to Blackboard has been completed.
What's new in Blackboard
Blackboard's Content Management System (CMS) is a new functionality which includes academic repositories for faculty and staff where they may store and organize resources and content within Blackboard, a Library section of the CMS, giving access to eResources from within courses and organizations, and a dedicated institutional repository.
What is Blackboard?
Blackboard (Bb) is a web-based learning management system, which provides instructors with tools for organizing and designing virtual classroom space. Course shells are created automatically for all courses that are listed on the CUNYfirst Schedule of Classes found on the Registrar's page but it is up to the instructor to actually use Bb and to make Bb course sites available to the students.
How to access Blackboard?
A number of PDF files and video tutorials are available on this website:
CUNY has reserved the maintenance window on Fridays from 2-6 am. However, an announcement will be made about any actual maintenance taking place.
Important information about Blackboard 9.1:
Blackboard courses from Winter 2013, and Spring 2013 semesters have been archived on June 26, 2014.
Blackboard courses from the Fall 2011, Winter 2012, Spring 2012, and Summer 2012 semesters have been archived on October 30, 2013.
Blackboard courses from the Spring and Summer 2011 semesters have been archived on June 3, 2013. These courses are no longer available in Blackboard.
Please be advised that SafeAssign is experiencing significant volume-related delays in the processing of submitted papers. This problem is connected to SafeAssign and is not CUNY-specific.
To report a blackboard related problem please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org If experiencing connectivity related issues with Blackboard, please visit the following link and provide the one line message in your email, so that we can better diagnose the issue https://bbhosted.cuny.edu/webapps/blackboard/amiup.jsp