If merging multiple sections, proceed to step 2, otherwise, proceed to step 3.
This allows instructors to manage one master section; students registered in all child sections will see the same content. Self-service for merging in SiS ends 24 hours before the term starts.
Most courses will appear in On-Campus Blackboard within 24 hours. Courses that require materials to be transferred from the Online and Continuing Education (OCE) Blackboard system may incur additional processing time; please allow up to 2 business days for completion of OCE transfer requests.
Note: Students gain access to On-Campus Blackboard courses on the first day of term.
Questions about On-Campus Blackboard? Schedule a Technology Consultation to meet 1:1 with our Instructional Technologists and Designers.
Get Password Help or contact the IT Service Desk.
All Blackboard courses open to students on the first day of term.
ON-CAMPUS BLACKBOARD RESOURCES
Read our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ), including how to request a TA, GA, or RA to be added to your course. Ask students to start the Grader Access form to add graders to your course. All student employees must have a current HR contract. Additional forms are available at the Office of the Registrar Faculty Forms page.
The Atomic Learning self-paced video tutorial repository has brief helpful videos about how to use Blackboard. Try the Getting Started series or the Grade Center Basics, tailored for UMass Lowell On-Campus Blackboard users.
Available workshops about On-Campus Blackboard can be found on the Faculty Workshops page.
ON-CAMPUS BLACKBOARD GRADE CENTER IMPORT
Faculty now have the option to import final letter grades from your On-Campus Blackboard grade center to your SiS grade roster. Learn more at the On-Campus Blackboard Grade Center synchronization information page.
TECHNICAL SUPPORT FOR ON-CAMPUS BLACKBOARD
Contact our support staff for a consult about Blackboard and other Academic Technologies that integrate with the Learning Management System. Email: Bbhelp@uml.edu or call: 978-934-HELP (4357).