Cuny Blackboard is a resource for online learning available to the entire CUNY community.
The Blackboard login is accessed through the CUNY Portal. If you are a CUNY student, faculty, or staff member, a CUNY Portal account has been reserved for you.
To access that account, it must be registered by creating a username and password. These credentials may be different from your campuses’ username and password.
How to log into cuny blackboard
There are two different ways you can use to access cuny blackboard: log in through the
CUNYfirst or log directly into Blackboard.
Log in through the CUNY Portal
- In your web browser, navigate to cuny.edu
- Click the Portal Log-in link
- Enter your CUNY Portal username and password and click the Log-in button
- Click on the Blackboard link
- The blackboard elearn page will open with the Home tab active. Courses are displayed in the My Courses module.
Log directly into Blackboard
- In your web browser, navigate to www.cuny.edu
- Position the mouse over the Log-in link then click on Blackboard (bbhosted.cuny.edu) on the left of the page.
- Enter your CUNY Portal username and password in the small window that appears and click the OK button
- The blackboard page will open with the Home tab active. Courses are displayed in the My Courses module, on the right side of the screen.
How to reset your CUNY blackboard password
Log into CUNY Portal and follow the procedures depicted below to learn how to change
your CUNY blackboard login password.
- Go to cuny portal
- Click the “Account and Password Reset” link
- On the user validation screen, enter your last name (case not important), your 9-digit Faculty ID number (Social Security number), and your birth date. Click the Next button
- Click Confirm if correct data is entered. If you made a mistake, click Cancel and re-enter your information
- The Password Reset page will show you your username and the option to create a new password. Confirm the new password in the second field and click Save
- Once you click Save, you will be redirected to the CUNY Portal page. Enter your username and your new password to access Cuny Blackboard.