|Recommended browser for use with Blackboard |
Because of numerous issues with Internet Explorer, Chrome and Safari when using Blackboard, particularly in regards to online testing and submission of assignments or files, it is required that you only use Mozilla Firefox with Blackboard. Students are responsible for issues resulting from the use of other browsers.
|Windows 10 and Microsoft Edge Internet Browser |
Please note that the Microsoft Edge Internet browser that comes with Microsoft's latest operating system Windows 10 has serious compatibility issues and the continued use of Mozilla Firefox is strongly recommended.
St. Clair ONE- Blackboard and Office 365 Login Instructions
Initial Sync of Blackboard, email, windows, and to activate Office 365 to one Username and Password - You must complete in full the following document. If you stop after setting up the Q&A, your passwords will not sync. When completing the Manage My Passwords step, you will be asked for a new password in order to combine all the target systems. If you do not complete this step you will have log in issues to Blackboard and Office 365 because the passwords do not match.
The link for this document can also be found on the web
More information about the systems can be found at
If you forgot your password or if you forgot both your password and your challenge (security) questions, documentation can also be found on the itservices page to help you out. As we move forward with St. Clair ONE, more information will be added to the pages and we will let you know as we bring them in!
Just a quick reminder to instructors that you control the availability of course sites to students. Prior to making your new course sites available, it is imperative that you make all of your old courses that you no longer use unavailable to students if you have not already done so. To do this, you need to click Customization underneath Control Panel, next click Properties, scroll down to the Set Availablilty section, choose No for the Make Course Available option, then hit your Enter key or click Submit.
New course sites are marked as being unavailable by default and you must click Customization underneath Control Panel, next click Properties, scroll down to the Set Availablilty section, choose Yes for the Make Course Available option, then hit your Enter key or click Submit to make them available when you feel they are ready for your students.
If you registered for an Ontario Learn course (course code starts with ONT) for the Spring semester, please note that Ontario Learn courses are not delivered through the St. Clair College Blackboard system. To access your Ontario Learn course go to http://www.stclaircollege.ca/online/howtogetstarted.html for instructions on how to get started.
A minimum $500 deposit for your Fall semester is required by June 15th, 2016 for all new and returning students (excluding International applicants).
OSAP students are entitled to a $100 deposit.
Second Career students are entitled to a $100 deposit upon proof of eligibility.
This tuition deposit will be applied to your total fees owing for the academic year. The balance of your Fall fees are due by August 10th, 2016.
Only students who have paid a deposit will be registered in their program.
Thank you in advance for scheduling your payments to meet these deadlines.
Sincerely, Registrar's Office