Where do I get my Blackboard Account?
The first step to getting started in Blackboard is to ensure that your official BC issued user account has been created and that you are able to successfully login to College's network (i.e. you are able to log onto the computer in the computer lab or or in any classroom), andbe able to check your Bloomfield email. The user account will not be automatically created until you fill up a account application form. You can download the Application Form and either fax or hand over the completed the form to the Help Desk. The fax number Help Desk is 973-748-3682.
Username & Password
Your Blackboard uses the identical username and password as ones you use for your BC email.
- Username consists of the first 6 letters of your last name and the first two letters of your first name, in the case your last name is less than six letters, then more than two letters in your first name will be used to make up eight letters.
- password is consists of your student ID number plus the last 4 digits of your SSN.
Your last name: Smith
Your first name: Charlie
Your BC Student ID 275566
Last four digits of your SSN: 1234
Then your Blackboard Account
Username is "smithcha"
password is "2755661234"