Getting Started Using Blackboard Learn

  • To access Blackboard Learn, go to learn.kent.edu
  • Blackboard Learn works best with Google Chrome (recommended), Mozilla Firefox, and Apple Safari browsers
  • Blackboard Learn's scheduled maintenance windows are on Sunday's from 5am - 7am. During this time, Blackboard Learn may be down for regular maintenance so please plan your course activities accordingly. Check Blackboard Services current service status any time
  • Show/hide courses in your course list to make it more manageable by following the instructions given in the How to Manage your Course List (PDF)

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Technical and Software Support

For local technical support, contact the Kent State Ashtabula Help Desk: 
Main Hall, C234
Phone: 440-964-4357
E-mail: Ashtabula_Helpdesk@kent.edu

Additional Software Support

Submit a Help Desk Support Ticket