Summer II Blackboard courses will automatically become unavailable to students on the last day of the term, August 18th at 11:59 PM. If you wish to extend the availability of your course, please follow the instructions below.

Changing the Start/End Dates of your Blackboard Course

You have the option to make your course available to registered students before the first day of classes or extend their access after the semester ends.

Here is how you can set it up in each course:

  1. On the Course Menu of your Blackboard course, scroll down the course menu to the Control Panel.
  2. Click on Customization.
  3. Select Properties.
  4. Go to Set Course Duration.
  5. Under Select Dates, change the dates to your desired preferences. Please be aware that students will be populated into their courses ten days before the semester starts.
  6. Press Submit.

Screenshot of the Blackboard Course Duration Page

If you have any questions or need any assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact us!