How do I send an email or announcement to students from Blackboard?

Original Course View

To send email:
  1. Under Course Management select Course Tools
  2. Click Send Email
To send announcements:
  1. Click Create Announcement link
  2. Create Announcement
      - OR -
  1. Under Course Management click Course Tools
  2. Click Announcements
  3. Create Announcement
Learn more:

Ultra Course View

Announcements Instructions

Email is not available, instead use Messages, which has an option to also send an email to students.

Messages with Email Copy Instructions:


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Blackboard is UIC's learning management system for course-related activities and grade reporting.