Blackboard Ultra is the supported Learning Management System (LMS) at Syracuse University. With the modern look and simple functionality of the Ultra Course View in Blackboard, instructors will find it easy to build their Ultra courses while students will appreciate the ease of navigating them. The Ultra course layout utilizes contemporary web design practices that meet current accessibility guidelines and responsiveness across all device sizes. This creates a consistent and seamless experience for both faculty and learners when moving between a desktop, tablet and mobile device.
Below are links to Blackboard Answers pages created by SU Online Learning Services, indexed by main topic areas. Each index lists a few top pages for answering frequently asked questions and a link to the full index all Answers pages on that topic. If you cannot find the information you need in our Answers archive, you can contact OLS by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org and including "Blackboard" in the subject line.
Authorized users with a current SU NetID can access blackboard by selecting the Login to Blackboard button below.
If you're new to Syracuse University, or are unsure of how the system works, we encourage you to begin with this set of videos that introduces the system and some of the basics of our configuration.