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Faculty Resources

Welcome to UST’s Blackboard training and tutorials site. This site provides resources to faculty seeking more information about how Blackboard can enhance the learning and teaching process. Instructional Technology Services offers training and support in a variety of formats. 

Classroom Training
UST offers instructor-led technology training sessions for full-time and adjunct faculty members. The schedule of sessions includes hands-on workshops on a variety of Blackboard topics. To view the current list of scheduled training sessions and register for a session, please visit Blackboard Faculty Training.

If you require additional assistance or you are unable to make our scheduled classes, please contact the training coordinator at

We have designed tutorials for UST’s faculty to learn how to use Blackboard more effectively and efficiently. Whether you are completely comfortable using Blackboard or are just getting started with the basics, there’s something for everyone.

To view the list of current Blackboard Tutorials offered, please visit Blackboard Faculty Tutorials.

Note: If you are interested in a topic but don't see a training session/tutorial for that topic, please contact the training coordinator at to discuss other training options.

Blackboard itself offers step-by-step instructions and videos on nearly all of its features at its Blackboard Help site. Be advised, however, that not every feature of Blackboard Learn is actually in use at the University of St. Thomas.