How do I create a Blackboard account for an external (non-UIC) user?

Explains how someone not affiliated with UIC can get a Blackboard account

Anyone affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago and having an activated UIC NetID will automatically have a blackboard account. If you need to have an account created for an external user (someone not affiliated with the University) please send an email to

For trouble logging into Blackboard, please visit one of the C-Stop consultants (available in any of the public computer labs on campus) - they have the ability to troubleshoot your common password related issues and assist you in logging in to the system. For campus C-Stop locations click here.

If you are having problems identifying the username please contact us by sending an email to

Keywords:guest, bb, account, non-uic, affiliate, external, UIN,   Doc ID:83654
Owner:Szymon M.Group:University of Illinois at Chicago ACCC
Created:2018-07-13 10:46 CSTUpdated:2020-01-13 12:47 CST
Sites:University of Illinois at Chicago ACCC
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