Adding Users to a Course

Adding faculty or staff to your Blackboard course is fine. Do not add students to Blackboard courses. Students are automatically added or deleted each hour based on course enrollments in Banner.

1: If possible, know the UTCID of the faculty or staff member.

If the person is in any of your other courses, you can look up the UTCID there under CONTROL PANEL, USERS. Or you go to and click on the photo. The UTCID will be part of the address in the page that results.

2: Click CONTROL PANEL, then USERS.Blackboard menu showing USERS item

3: Click the FIND USERS TO ENROLL button in the blue bar across the top of the page.

Find Users button


4: Enter the UTCID to be added.

5: Change role as appropriate, typically to INSTRUCTOR