Getting Started

It is easy to get started with your Blackboard portfolio.

Access the Portfolio tool

To access the Portfolio tool, click Portfolios in the Tools list to the left when you first log in to Blackboard.

an example of a portfolio

Alternatively, you can access Portfolios from anywhere in Blackboard using the Global Navigation menu. Click the dark bar with your name at the top of Blackboard, then click Tools, and then click Portfolios.

an example of a portfolio

Creating a Portfolio

To create a Portfolio, click the Create Portfolio button.

an example of a portfolio

Provide a name for your Portfolio. If appropriate, select a template from the drop down menu. When you have verified your settings, click the Submit button.

Editing a Portfolio

To edit a Portfolio, click the Edit link below it.

an example of a portfolio

Frequently Asked Questions


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Technical Support and Student Help

Division of IT Service Desk

815-753-8100
servicedesk@niu.edu

Teaching Support and Faculty Help

Center for Innovative Teaching and Learning

815-753-0595
citl@niu.edu

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