Blackboard Helpful Links

Important: New Blackboard Login for Students and Faculty: Remember to login to Blackboard with your CUNYfirst username followed by: and password. The "" will be populated for you. For example, if you log in with: student.lehman22 and your CUNYfirst password, you will enter: and your CUNYfirst password to access Blackboard.

Access Blackboard from the same access points that you normally use but your username and password are the same as you use for CUNYfirst.

For Faculty: If you plan on teaching hybrid or online,please take a moment to download the Blackboard Readiness Document here. For additional information on useful teaching tools, please visit Lehman's Online Education site on the CUNY COMMONS.

Quick Links that you will find helpful: Blackboard Direct-No Portal

Visit the Blackboard On Demand Learning Center >>

General Information for Faculty

  • You will need a CUNY account to access Blackboard. Learn More about Creating Your CUNY Account.
  • Once you have a CUNY account, access Blackboard by logging in to the CUNY account.
  • If you are not seeing your Blackboard Course(s) for the current semsester, please contact by e-mail: Stephen Castellano or by telephone at: 718-960-8658.
  • New Faculty who are in need of assistance acquiring a CUNY Account and Faculty who are not able to view their Blackboard Courses, please contact Steve Castellano at 718-960-8658 or via e-mail :
  • Should you experience problems with access to Blackboard, please contact Stephen Castellano at: or 718-960-8658, and provide detailed informaation on the technical issue that you are experiencing.

Blackboard Technical Information

  • Blackboard Status: Blackboard is functioning normally.
  • For the best Blackboard Learning Experience, please be sure your computer has the latest security updates and anti-virus software for your operating system. CUNY Faculty, Staff and Students get the latest anti-virus software FREE for your computer at the CUNY E-MALL. To visit the CUNY Email
  • PC users, get the latest Microsoft Service Packs for your operating system [Clicking this link takes your away from]
  • MAC users, get the latest MAC Software Updates [Clicking this link takes you away from]