Current students


blackboard logoBlackboard is the online home for your studies. On Blackboard you will find:

  • module study guides
  • learning materials
  • announcements
  • grades and feedback from your tutors
  • coursework submission areas (including Turnitin)
  • online discussions and other learning activities.

Through Blackboard you can also access UWL Replay as well as the portfolio and assessments tools CampusPress and PebblePad which are used on some modules.

Logging on to Blackboard

Log on to Blackboard via the Student Portal ( using your university username and password.

Blackboard App iconBlackboard app

The Blackboard app provides you with easy access to some features of your Blackboard courses and modules. Get your announcements, learning material, discussions, grades from anywhere.

Not everything is available in the Blackboard app so you must access Blackboard via the web (Student Portal) too. For example, the due dates for Turnitin assignments are not displayed in the app.

  • The Blackboard app is available for your Android, Apple and Windows smartphones and tablets. Get the Blackboard app.

Getting help

Help logging on - contact the IT Service Desk:

Help using Blackboard, Turnitin, Pebblepad, UWL Replay and CampusPress: