Guide on how to add a user and modify their role on Blackboard

Add User

Select the relevant module from MY MODULES in Blackboard Learn

Select Users and Groups from the Control Panel menu

Select Users

Hover over Enrol User and select the Find Users to Enrol button

If you know the username...

If you know the username of the person to be added enter this in the username box

Choose the appropriate role from the dropdown list

Click Submit

If you do not know the username...

If you do not know the username of the person to be added select the Browse button

Change the drop down search menu from Username to Last name

Type in the last name of the user then click Go

Tick the box next to the users name

Click Submit

Choose the appropriate role from the dropdown list

Click Submit

Modify Role of User

Select Users and Groups from the Control Panel menu

Select Users

Search for the user

Select the contextual menu next to the users username

Select Change User’s Role in Module

Select the appropriate role

Click Submit