UNI eLearning

eLearning/Blackboard Mobile Apps

Blackboard has moved to creating role specific apps for their Blackboard Learn software (UNI eLearning). Find out which app is right for you:

Blackboard App (formally known as 'Bb Student'): lets students view and complete coursework while on the go.

Blackboard Instructor App: allows educators to manage courses, interact with students, and view content.

Bb Grader App: only available on iPad, this app makes grading easy!


Blackboard app icon Blackboard App

Download the Blackboard app:

Click here for information and help: https://help.blackboard.com/Blackboard_App/Student

Key Features: https://help.blackboard.com/Blackboard_App/Student/Feature_Guide

  • Check grades and monitor course progress anytime and anywhere.
  • Shows smart view of prioritized events and actions.
  • View, complete, and submit assignments and tests.
  • Get notifications for upcoming tests, past due tests, and new grades.

Blackboard app FAQs: https://help.blackboard.com/Blackboard_App/Student/FAQs

Latest release information: find out what's new in the latest release of the Blackboard app by visiting: https://help.blackboard.com/Blackboard_App/Student/Whats_New_in_Blackboard_App


Instructor app icon Blackboard Instructor App

Download the Blackboard Instructor app:

Click here for information and help: https://help.blackboard.com/Blackboard_App/Instructor

Key features: https://help.blackboard.com/Blackboard_App/Instructor/Feature_Guide

  • Preview course items, assignments, and tests.
  • Participate in discussions.
  • Send announcements.
  • Interact with your class in Blackboard Collaborate.


 Bb Grader App

Download the Bb Grader app:

  • Apple iOS  (iPad only)
  • Android  (Not available)
  • Windows  (Not available)

Click here for information and help: https://en-us.help.blackboard.com/Bb_Grader

Key Features: https://www.blackboard.com/mobile-learning/bbgrader.aspx

  • View a detailed list of all submissions to any assignment and can sort submissions based on a category of information.
  • Provide feedback to students using the tablet’s microphone and camera to record audio and feedback.
  • Select an individual submission from the submissions listing page to view content.
  • Bb Grader includes some features from the retention center. View a student’s activity on any submission listing page.