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Getting Started

Access Blackboard Learn

Log in to Blackboard Learn 9.1 using your CWRU Network ID and password. If you have trouble accessing Blackboard, please contact the ITS Service Desk at 216.368.HELP (4357).

Web Browser Requirements

For the best experience with Blackboard Learn, use a Blackboard Compatible browser. In order of preference, Information Technology Services reccomends the following browsers:

  • Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox 
  • Internet Explorer 9 or later
  • Safari

For the latest information regarding browser compatibility, visit the The Official Blackboard Learn Support Site. To determine how your browser will perform while using Blackboard Learn, perform the following:


  1. Log-in to
  2. On the My Institution page, locate the Browser Test module.
  3. Click on the "Check Your Browser" button to run the test.

The results page will then be displayed. This will show you if you are using a supported version of a browser, the status of plug-ins used for Blackboard, and let you test pop-up and cookie settings.