Blackboard provides several options for student and instructor mobile apps. This section is for students, faculty, and staff seeking an overview of these products.

Mobile Options for Students

Blackboard (formerly Bb Student) is the latest mobile app for HuskyCT and is the recommended option for students. UConn students may download and install the Blackboard App for HuskyCT at no cost. If you have the myUConn app, this app is already installed on your device.

The new interface is smart, modern and includes several new features, such as:

  • Activity stream
  • View, complete and submit assignments, quizzes and tests
  • Real-time grade access
  • Discussions
  • Advanced accessibility features
  • Seamless integration with Blackboard Collaborate

Blackboard Student Download Options

You can download the Blackboard app for your mobile device using the following links:

For further assistance with installing or using Blackboard's mobile app, you can visit Blackboard App Support


Mobile Options for Faculty

Instructors are encouraged to use the new Blackboard Instructor app when accessing their HuskyCT courses on the go.  Blackboard introduced the Instructor app in Summer 2017 and more features are expected to be released as the product matures.

Blackboard Instructor is the new mobile app for faculty using HuskyCT. Its features enable instructors to

  • Preview course items, assignments, and tests,
  • Participate in discussions, and send announcements
  • Interact with classes in Blackboard Collaborate 

Blackboard Instructor Download Options 

For further assistance with installing or using Blackboard's mobile app, you can visit Blackboard Instructor Support