Blackboard will be unavailable on July 3 at 8:00 PM to July 4 at 8:00 AM. for a service pack upgrade.
The upgrade will bring a few enhanced features such as the ability to drag and drop files into certain content areas. There will also be persistent cancel and submit buttons - no more scrolling up and down the page to submit!
The service pack upgrade will move us closer to where we need to be to make the jump to the cloud (Spring 2018). We will send out periodic updates via various channels about the transition in 2018.
Instructors: Please remember that in order for students to have access to your courses on Blackboard, you must manually make the courses available. To do so, follow these instructions:
Or, watch our video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ul7i1cYKyJk
The Center for eLearning has developed an online student orientation course for students who are interested in learning more about Blackboard Learn and learning online. If you are taking an online course or program, we recommend enrolling in this short course.
After completing the course, you will be able to:
The course is free and open to all CSU Students! To register, go to https://www.csuohio.edu/center-for-elearning/blackboard-orientation-course
DID YOU HEAR? Free Office ProPlus 2013 for all full and part-time tuition paying students at Cleveland State University.
IS&T has worked with the Microsoft Corporation and the Inter-University Council Software Licensing Committee for over a year to bring you this exciting offer. With this plan, students will be able to download up to five (5) copies of the full Office ProPlus 2013 suite of programs. You can also download an additional five (5) copies to any tablet computer (Windows, IOS), or five (5) to any smart phone (Android, Windows, IOS).
We are happy to be able to assist our students in having access to a series of software programs that will help them with their course work but also help them learn a very important and widely used business tool. According to a recent survey of scanned job wanted ads, Office proficiency is number three (3) on the top list of requested skills.
For complete details on how to load this software visit: http://www.csuohio.edu/ist. Click on “More” under “OfficePlus for Home and Personal Use” for detailed instructions.
Do not go to any other site, and especially do not go to Micorsoft.com or Office.com. This is a special offer presented to CSU students as part of our Engage365 platform.
Instructors please note: To add users to your course you must now fill out the form at
Please contact the Center for eLearning if you have any questions.