courses, join Collaborate sessions, send messages and more all from your
smartphone using the Blackboard app. There are two different apps, one for
instructors called Blackboard Instructor,
and one for students just called Blackboard.
The apps are free to download and available on iOS and Android mobile devices.
sure to download the Blackboard
mobile app if you are a student and Blackboard
Instructor if you are an instructor. Once you download the app, select
University of Illinois at Chicago and login using your NetID and password. All
your Blackboard courses will appear in the app!
Note: Instructors will not see their
courses if they use the Blackboard app, unless they are enrolled in the course
as a student. Instructors will only see courses they are teaching in the Blackboard Instructor app.
BLACKBOARD INSTRUCTOR APP
Blackboard Instructor is the instructor version of
the mobile app that enables instructors to view course content, modify
settings, grade assignments, connect with students in discussions, and launch
Blackboard Collaborate sessions.
Blackboard Instructor app enables instructor to:
course items, assignments, and tests
with your class in Blackboard Collaborate
assignments (Original courses only)
- Change item settings for assessments and other
you don’t see any of your courses, you may be using the Blackboard App instead
of the Blackboard Instructor App.
Visit help.blackboard.com/Blackboard_Instructor to learn more about Blackboard Instructor.
STUDENT BLACKBOARD APP
Blackboard app is designed especially for students to view content and
participate in courses. The app enables students to monitor course activity,
stay updated on deadlines, access course content, join Collaborate sessions and
With the Blackboard app, students can also:
course items and course announcements
assignments and tests
with instructor and class in Blackboard Collaborate
- Access both Original and Ultra courses
Visit help.blackboard.com/Blackboard_App to learn more about the Student Blackboard app.
Please contact LTS@uic.edu with any questions or to request help.