How do I join a Blackboard Collaborate Session?


Note: If this is your first time joining a session or launching Blackboard Collaborate, you will be prompted to download the Blackboard Collaborate Launcher. For more information about how to install the launcher, check out this quick guides for Mac and PC.

Access Blackboard Collaborate
Once you log into your Blackboard course site you can access the Blackboard Collaborate software by clicking on one of the following areas:
  • Faculty/Staff: From the Control Panel click on: Control Panel > Course Tools > Blackboard Collaborate
  • Students: From the Tools area click on: Blackboard Collaborate


Join a Blackboard Collaborate Session
On this page all sessions will be listed by either scheduled sessions or recorded sessions. Simply click the session you would like to join or watch.

join a collab session



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Last updated: 

October 12, 2015

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