HOW TO LOGON TO BLACKBOARD
You get to Blackboard via the CUNY Portal: DO NOT USE the old Lehman Blackboard username, password, and location!
Go to www.cuny.edu the CUNY Portal and click on “Log-in” (left side)
· If you have not activated your CUNY Portal account, click on “Register now!” to activate your CUNY Portal account:
o Click on Student, and then fill in the Last Name, Social Security Number (no hyphens), Birth Date (mm/dd/yyyy), click NEXT, CONFIRM the information.
o You will get a USERNAME and you will be asked for a PASSWORD. Make a note of the USERNAME and keep a note of the PASSWORD you create. If you forget these it is complicated to reenter your account!
§ If you receive an error message (like “One or more fields below did not exactly match the data we have in our records. Please try again.”), try again.
§ If you still cannot confirm your account USERNAME and PASSWORD, follow the instructions at this site:
§ Questions, Answers, and Troubleshooting: http://www.lehman.edu/vpstud/registrar/cunyportal/cunyportalfaq.html
· Enter your USERNAME and PASSWORD, and click on Log In to get to your own CUNY Portal page – My Page.
· On My Page, click on Blackboard, which will bring up the “Check In to Blackboard” Page
o You may have to reenter your USERNAME and PASSWORD again;
o This Verification page can be accessed directly (without accessing the CUNY Portal): go to https://blackboard-doorway.cuny.edu/
· On the “Check In to Blackboard” Page, click on Student on the Lehman College line