Below, please find answers to the questions many students have had so far this semester. Please be sure to check back frequently as we are updating this page regularly.
How do I know if the course I signed up for is online, blended, remote, or face-to-face?
Courses with a “B” in the section number are Blended (ex: ENG 110 B01)
Courses with an “R” in the section number are Synchronous Remote (ex: ENG 110 R01)
Courses that do not contain one of the designators above are traditional, Face-to-Face courses (ex: ENG 110 01).
For a detailed description of each of these course types, please see Modalities (Instructional Methods) of Courses at SUNY Broome.
My course is listed as Remote Synchronous. How do I get to it?
How do I access Blackboard?
How do I find my Blackboard username and password?
I am able to log in to Blackboard, but my course is not listed. Who should I contact?
How do I contact my instructor?
Can I use my smartphone to access Blackboard?
Please note: The Mobile App does not contain all of the functionality that Blackboard has when accessed from a pc or laptop with a supported browser. Blackboard Mobile should NOT be used to complete assignments or to take quizzes or exams.
Which web browsers are compatible with online courses at SUNY Broome?
Is there training available for students on how to use Blackboard?
How do I use Collaborate Ultra for Remote lectures?
Blackboard also offers the following resources:
How do I use Zoom?
There are lots of resources available for participating in Zoom sessions. Below are links to some of the common things you’ll need to know for participating in your remote classes.