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UBlearns for Faculty

Blackboard on UBlearns is the centrally supported Learning Management System (LMS) at UB. UBlearns provides faculty an online environment to create, deliver, and manage their course content, as well as monitor participation and assess performance among learners.


This help website is a quick-start guide. For detailed information about any of these topics see the official Blackboard manual.

Blackboard on UBlearns is web-accessible 24 hours per day, seven days a week.

June 2017 will be the next Blackboard application update for UBlearns.  This update will include the following new functionality, featured enhancements and service changes.
Learn how to enable your courses on UBlearns and iTunes U, combine 2 or more courses and work with advanced setup options.
Find out how to perform administrative tasks, manage users and groups, customize courses and save and reuse courses.
Find out how to add and edit content, create lesson plans and link to content within your course or on external websites.
Discover ways to communicate with your students using blogs, discussion boards, wikis and more.
Use Grade Center, surveys, assignments and course report to help measure your students' progress.
Find answers to frequently asked questions about UBlearns.
Find additional resources to get the most out of UBlearns.
Ask a question or report a problem you may be having when logged into UBlearns.

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