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Blackboard is a course management system that allows professors to assign and collect assignments, post grades and support material, and provide online support and assistance to supplement in class instruction.

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All academically cleared Cheyney students will have a user account setup for Blackboard access at the beginning of each semester. User accounts will be setup automatically by the Information Technology Department. Your account will be setup as follows:

Login with your user name and password(must be upper case).

  • Username: first initial (first name) + last name (no spaces)  (Case insensitive)
  • Password: first initial of first name (Cap) + first initial of last name(Cap) + last 5 digits student ID # (no spaces)   (Case sensitive)

If your username doesn’t work, please try to use:
first initial  of first name+middle initial+ last name (no spaces)

Or  try your full name as user name
First name+last name( no spaces)

Password will still be:

Password: first initial of first name(cap) + first initial of last name(cap) + last 5 digits student ID # (no spaces)  (Case Sensitive)


Name: John M. Doe; Student ID # 33999

Username: JDOE (no spaces)

Or try  JMDoe

Or JohnDoe as your user name

Passwords: JD33999 (no spaces)