Blackboard Mobile Learn

Blackboard Mobile Learn is a free app that allows students access to their UALR Blackboard course information directly from their smartphones. This means that students will now have virtually anytime/anywhere access to courses, content, and communities.

Blackboard Mobile Learn application can be accessed through the UALR app and is available for Android devices, BlackBerry smartphone devices, and iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad.

What Can You Do With Blackboard Mobile Learn?


Assignment due? Class cancelled? This is the place where instructors go to post the news students need to know. Students have instant, on-the-go access to the latest announcements, and instructors can post announcements anywhere, anytime.


With Blackboard Mobile Learn, instructors and students can review and post to threaded discussions, as well as create new threads, all while on the go. Additionally, students can upload media files (Android and iOS) as well as other file types (Android) to discussions.


Help students track and manage the progress of various tasks, from turning in homework assignments to reminders to pick up a midterm or purchase a textbook. Tasks allow students to mark when they’ve started a project, when it’s in progress, and when complete.


Want to know how you did on the midterm or your last homework assignment? Students can view their grades right here.


Read and reflect on your Journal posts and those of your classmates. Both students and instructors can comment on Journals.


Read blog posts and interact with classmates by posting comments and uploading media as attachments on blogs (Android and iOS) as well as uploading non-media files (Android).


Students can access music, videos and images uploaded by their instructors and experience directly from their mobile devices using the appropriate media-specific software.


Wondering who’s in your class? With the class roster, you can quickly see your full class list, making organizing study groups a whole lot easier.


Additional Resources

If you have questions, visit the following FAQs.

Blackboard Mobile Learn FAQFrequently Asked Questions: Blackboard Mobile Learn

FAQ for AndroidFrequently Asked Questions: Android App

FAQ for BlackberryFrequently Asked Questions: Blackberry App

FAQ for HP web OS DevicesFrequently Asked Questions: Palm App

FAQ for iPhone, iPod, and iPadFrequently Asked Questions: iPhone App