To activate your course in blackboard, please follow the following steps:


** If you are a faculty member new to USD, you must attend a training prior to requesting your course, or else your course will not be activated. For instructions on how to do this, please click here. **


For returning faculty members:


Before logging in, please refer to the "Welcome to Ole" box on the righthand side of the page

Then, click on the link that says, "Faculty: New Course Request"

After logging in with your mysandiego credentials, you will be directed to create and activate your course.

For additional help, please contact our Blackboard team at

Contact Information

Information Technology Services
University Center 117
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110

Phone: (619) 260-7900

Office Hours

Help Desk at University Center 117

  • Monday - Thursday: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Friday: 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday & Sunday - CLOSED (Limited Phone Support)

Torero Store Help Desk

  • Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday - 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Sunday - CLOSED

Copley Library Help Desk

  • Monday - Thursday: 3 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Friday - Sunday - CLOSED