If your instructor uses Blackboard, and
you are officially registered, follow the instructions below to log in.
Sites are typically available the first week of the semester.
Contact AVC ITS Help Desk
if you are unable to LogIn to
**** BLACKBOARD TECHNOLOGY
Do Not call the AVC ITS Help Desk for Blackboard related problems!
AVC Blackboard HELP
is available 24/7 provided by Presidium Learning,
using live Web chat, email, knowledge base, and telephone.
IMPORTANT: Cookies must be enabled in your Web browser to
access AVC Blackboard. Popups should be allowed..
TIP: While in Blackboard, use BB's internal navigation
tools instead of the Browser tools such as Back and Forward and
Refresh / Reload buttons.
In most tasks you will need to click Submit button when finished,
or Cancel to quit and return to previous window.
Blackboard Login instructions:
Step 1: Go
to the system's AVC portal:
this URL to Bookmarks in Mozilla Firefox & Netscape Navigator
and add to Favorites in MS Internet
Click USER LOGIN button,
and log on to the system using:
- BB Username = Your
myAVC User Name
- (First initial of first name and complete last name, e.g. wsmith
for William Smith
May include a number if others have the same first initial and last name
sensitive - no capital letters or blank spaces.)
900###### = your 9-digit AVC Student ID number
- (AVC Student ID # is the
default for all AVC BB students.
- See instructions below to change your password immediately to your
Successful Login to AVC Blackboard.
Having problems? Link to info about AVC
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BEGINNING BLACKBOARD TASKS - MY INSTITUTION:
The default portal page
is the " My Institution " tab/window.
They provide important system-wide information for all of us
BLACKBOARD TASKS - IN YOUR COURSE:
Go to your
click the course name in the My Courses area,
or click the COURSES tab, which is beside the My
What's Next? How Do I Proceed?
Before doing anything else, wander around the site.
ANNOUNCEMENTS - Select ALL
Click Syllabus or Documents link in
the left navigation bar to locate your course Syllabus, Calendar/Schedule of
assignments, FAQs page, etc
GETTING STARTED with COURSE ASSIGNMENTS:
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** ADDING AN ONLINE COURSE? You can not
Log In to Blackboard until you are registered into the AVC
Admissions & Records sysem.
- ADD and REGISTER for the course at
AVC Admissions & Records as soon as your
professor signs your ADD slip.
TECHNOLOGY-RELATED QUESTIONS? Unable to Login to
your revised password?
Contact your professor.
COMMUNICATE in a timely and appropriate manner, with your
professor, to assure
QUESTIONS AS NEEDED,
IF, AFTER reading
all provided material, you need
DO NOT WAIT & WASTE TIME & GET STRESSED!!
USING YOUR HOME COMPUTER?
you are using your home computer for this course,
Read all system information Announcements, and take appropriate steps.
Here's to a fun class! I hope you enjoy this
semester's online experience using Blackboard.