Online Orientation

Getting Started in Your BLACKBOARD Classes

Starting Spring Semester 2016, we moved to a new learning management system (LMS) for our Online classes - Blackboard Learn! Join us for Orientation sessions on our new LMS.

Orientation topics include logging into Blackboard, locating class assignments, submitting assignments, taking an exam, using Student Resources and more.

PLEASE RVSP to ensure you are notified of changes and/or cancellations and to reserve a seat. Seating is first come, first served. To RSVP, email your name, student ID#, and a contact phone number and the session you plan to attend to Carrie Miller -

(Attendance is OPTIONAL. An RSVP is REQUESTED).

Macon Campus*

Wednesday, May 18 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm │ F121

Thursday, May 19 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm F121

Milledgeville Campus*

Wednesday, May 18 - 11:00am to 12:00pm B107

Thursday, May 19 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm B106


Warner Robins Campus*

Wednesday, May 18 - 11:00am to 12:00pm A234

Thursday, May 19 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm A234


Academic Success Center - Students can visit the Academic Success Center in Warner Robins, Macon, Crawford, or Milledgeville for assistance with Blackboard. Please visit the ASC website at for days and times.

Putnam County Center - Students at the Putnam County Center who need help getting started with Blackboard may schedule an appointment for individual Blackoard tutoring with Ms. Lattimore. Please contact Ms. Lattimore at 706-923-5000.

*Dates, times, and locations are subject to change.

Can't make it to on-campus orientation?
A self-paced online orientation will be available inside Blackboard Learn. Or you can take the Blackboard Tour.

Questions? Contact


Student with Online Classes

Technical Difficulties

Online students that experience technical problems should first contact their course instructor for assistance. Students may contact the Online Learning Coordinator through the Online Course Problem Reporter.

Interested in taking online classes?

New students should contact Admissions or call 478-988-6800.

Current/returning students should contact their advisor or call 478-988-6800.

Distance Education Staff

Jody Dixon
Distance Education Coordinator
ANGEL/Blackboard Administrator
(478) 757-2507

Carrie Miller
Instructional Design Specialist
(478) 218-3254

Cynthia Rumney
Dean, Distance Education
(478) 476-5158


Blackboard Learn