Blackboard Mobile Apps

Blackboard has two applications for access to the system. Blackboard Student and Blackboard Instructor.

About Blackboard Student

Download Blackboard – the app for students – at the Apple App Store or Google Play.

If this is your first time using a Blackboard Mobile app, see the Quick Start Guide for help.

This only provides access to courses where you are a student.

About Blackboard Instructor

Download Blackboard Instructor – the app for instructors – at the Apple App Store, or Google Play.

If this is your first time using a Blackboard Mobile app, see the Quick Start Guide for help.

This only provides access to courses where you are an instructor or teaching assistant.

Login to the Mobile Apps

When you see this screen, click on Web Login.

 

On this screen click on Sign in with third-party account

At the prompt, choose University of Rochester – NetID (SAML)

Login with your NetID and password.

Reset Access to the Mobile Apps


If you are not seeing the main page as shown here, you will need to reset your access to the system. To do this, do one of two things.

  1. Delete and reinstall the Blackboard app, or
  2. Re-register the app as per the instructions below.

Click in the space where it says University of Rochester.

Delete the school name.

Type Rochester and search.

Choose University of Rochester.

You should now see this screen. Follow the above login instructions.