UNMC Education Technology

Blackboard Mobile Conversion Delayed

The conversion to individual pay has been delayed till the week of September 17, 2012, no exact date set as of September 11, 2012.  Once enabled, anyone wanting to use Blackboard Mobile will be required to pay $2/year or $6 for perpetual once the app is launched and can access UNMC’s blackboard content.  The exact mechanism has not been provided yet.  UNMC will update this as soon as it goes live.

Student Update Fall 2012

Blackboard Mobile (No longer free as of 9/10/2012) During the past year, Blackboard Mobile access has been available to faculty, students and staff on smartphones, iPhones, iPad and other mobile devises.  UNMC used the free version which allowed these devices to access Blackboard via ethernet connectivity.  As of  9/10/2012, Blackboard is no longer offering the free option as their contract with Sprint expires.  Institutions have the option of paying a significant annual fee for the whole campus or allow individuals to purchase and use the… Continue Reading