Portal (Blackboard) Help

The Portal is where you’ll find certain announcements, and all of your online courses (or the online portion of your in-person courses.)

Currently, Blackboard is the institutionally supported learning management system (LMS) at University of Toronto. Blackboard is integrated with ACORN (U. of T.’s student information system.)

Portal FAQs for Students
The most commonly asked questions, and most commonly encountered problems for students navigating the Portal and working in their individual courses.

Submitting Assignments
How to submit a written assignment in a Portal course.

Taking a Test/Quiz
Tips for taking an online test or quiz in Blackboard and what to do if something goes wrong.

Viewing Grades and Feedback
How to view your grades and any Instructor-provided feedback in a Portal course.