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Blackboard Upgrade Summer '14

On May 5, 2014 the UTC campus will upgrade to Blackboard 9.1 Service Pack 13. The new Blackboard system boasts an improved user interface as well as many new features and tools for both instructors and students. Additionally, the new Blackboard system will run on new hardware. Instructors and students are urged to download and save all materials they may need from the current Blackboard system. Access to materials on will be removed on October 17, 2014.  Checkout the video below for an overview of the new features coming with the Blackboard Upgrade, and learn what you can do to prepare!



New Blackboard Upgrade Features




What can you do to prepare for the Blackboard Upgrade?

  1. Log-in to the new Blackboard NOW and check it out. Instructors, bookmark the new Blackboard log-in page ( so you can easily find it when it comes time to work on your summer courses later in the spring semester.
  2. Instructors, sign-up for an upcoming seminar on the new Blackboard system. Students, join one of our open sessions.
  3. Follow our Blog to discover new tools and features in Blackboard.
  4. Check out our instructor tutorials and Blackboard's new feature tutorials.