Accessing Blackboard

Faculty, Staff, and Traditional Students

All users must have a Network Identifier (NetID) in order to log into Blackboard. The NetID is used with a password to access various JSU systems, such as Blackboard, the open access computer labs, and the online library database. To obtain a NetID, log into JSU PAWS and select Activate/Create NetID to create a NetID. Tutorials to offer assistance are available by selecting the Blackboard tutorial links below. If you need assistance creating a NetID call 601-979-0245.
> How to Access Blackboard
> How to Access Blackboard for JSU Online Students
> Creating A Network Identifier (NetID)
> Supported Browsers and Operating Systems

JSU Online Students (Online and Hybrid Courses)

All distance education students are required to visit the JSU Online Web Site for information most important for completing JSU Online courses. If you are completing an online or hybrid course for the first time, select the student tab to obtain getting started information and instruction guides designed especially for online learners. If you need assistance, contact JSU Online at 601-979-0779.


What is

Blackboard is a Course Management System that allows faculty to deliver course material electronically.

> Alternative Education
> Collaborative learning
> Flexible Schedules
> Teaching and Learning Mobility



All users must have an active NetID in order to log into Blackboard.  For instructions on how to obtain a Network Identifier (NetID), log into JSU PAWS  and select "Activate NetID".
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