Join a Blackboard Collaborate Ultra Session With The Mobile App

July 17, 2017 by Nia Ordinario

How to join a Blackboard Collaborate Ultra Session with the Bb Student mobile app for Android and iPhone.

  1. Install Mobile App

    1. With your mobile device, access the Apple App Store (iOS) or Google Play (Android). Search for Bb Student.

Blackboard mobile app search iOS and Android
  1. Tip: The screenshots used in this tutorial will be illustrated with iOS version on the left and Android on the right.

    2. Install the Bb Student App.

Blackboard mobile app install button location iOS and Android
  1. Tip: Although the Bb Student app is available to iPhone only, you should be able to use this app on the iPad. When you search for the Bb Student app in the App Store, you will need to change your search filter to iPhone Only.

filter button for iPhone Only search
  1. Join a Session

    1. In your mobile device, open link provided by your instructor. Typically, your instructor will email the link or post it to the Laulima course site.

    2. If you have an iOS device, touch Open this page in “Bb Student”? For Android, touch Join session using Bb Student.

Open/Join session button location iOS and Android
  1. 3. Touch Join Collaborate without Signing in.

Join Collaborate without signing in button location iOS and Android
  1. 4. Type in your name and touch Done.

    5. You are now connected to the Collaborate session via the Bb Student app.