Logging on to Blackboard (Students)
Logging on to Blackboard is fully integrated with other University IT systems.
When you go to https://online.uwl.ac.uk you are taken to the Portal login page.
Enter your normal UWL username and password here (the same details you use to access the Portal or your University email) and you will be taken through to Blackboard.
If you have already logged on to the Portal at https://portal.uwl.ac.uk then you won't need to log on again, but will be taken straight to the Blackboard home page.
Because Blackboard provides access to personal information about students and staff, it is password protected - you need to login using your student ID number as it appears on your University ID card, and a password.
All students enrolled on a programme of study at the University are automatically given a Blackboard account, and this will be activated automatically when your enrolment has been processed.
(the number just below the barcode, next to the words ‘ID No.’
You should have been told the standard format for new passwords when you started your course (new starters will have received an email to your personal email address a couple of weeks before the start of the course).
If you do not know your password