Log in to Blackboard using your FSUID.
Click the Courses & Orgs tab at the top of your home page.
In top the left panel click Request a Bb Course/Dev Site.
Click the Request Course Site button.
Choose Individual or Cohort:
Be sure the correct term and year are selected, choose course(s) from left column and click Add. If you selected “cohort,” all of the courses you select will be combined into one course site.
Click Next at the bottom of the page.
After the site is created, if you wish to copy content from a previous section of the same course, open the OLD course site and go to Control Panel > Packages & Utilities > Course Copy.
Courses are archived after two years. Archived courses are not visible on your Blackboard home page, but they can be retrieved by Blackboard technicians. If you want to copy content from a course that is no longer visible, contact Blackboard User Support and ask them to un-archive the course; be sure to include course number and term/year.
To add a non-enrolled user to a course (e.g. an auditor or graduate assistant):
The university provides a thorough guide to Turnitin in this pdf file.
For more tutorials and support, click the Support tab on your Blackboard home page. There are several options for help here; we find the Bb Support Center search particularly useful. If you can’t find solutions there, email Blackboard User Support.