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An online learning environment where students and instructors interact.



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Blackboard Help

Request a Course Shell

Blackboard Help Website

Submitting Grades to Goldmine PDF

Submitting Grades to Goldmine Video


Blackboard Tools

Blackboard Ally

Collaborate Ultra

iClicker CRS

NBC Learn

Respondus 4.0

Respondus Lockdown Browser

Respondus Monitor

Retention Center

Safe Assign

Video Tutorials

Blackboard YouTube Channel

Blackboard Instructor APP Video



You can always reach out to the UTEP Technology Support Help Desk for any technology related issue.




PHONE: 915.747.4357

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Manage Your Courses Online

Faculty can access their Blackboard account via the My.UTEP portal. Log in and click on the Blackboard Link.

Courses are available 4 - 6 weeks before classes begin, or within 48 hours of requesting a shell. Only classes for which you are the "faculty of record" will be listed. If your classes are not listed by that time, visit the Technology Support Help Desk and request assistance.

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Getting Started

Create a Custom Course Shell for Your Class

Upload Assignments and Documents for Your Students

Send Messages and Emails to Your Students

Create Online Discussion Groups, Quizzes, and Tests


Submitting grades directly to Goldmine

Step-by-Step PDF   |   Video Tutorial


Blackboard Central Faculty Lab
UTEP Library Room 300

Monday - Friday          8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday - Sunday      Closed

Phone: 915.747.5940

Located in the UTEP Library, Blackboard Central aims to help UTEP Faculty get the most out of Blackboard. The team handles all face-to-face assistance and all 2nd level support. Come work on setting up or enhancing your Blackboard courses.


In the event of a major system outage, please contact us at (915) 740-2001