Adding a Profile Picture to Blackboard

Create a Blackboard Profile

  1. Click on your name in the upper right hand corner of the screen to expose the menu
  2. Click on "View Profile" (Note: this may be a silhouette of a person)

View Profile button in Blackboard Menu

  1. Accept Blackboard Social's Terms of Service
  2. Enter an email address to use with Blackboard Social
  3. Click “I Don’t Have a Blackboard Profile” to setup a new profile

Click I Dont Have a Blackboard Profile to setup a new profile

  1. Enter in information for the profile
  2. Choose "My Institution" for the privacy level
  3. Click "View Your Profile"

Privacy settings

Adding Profile Picture

  1. Click on your name in the upper right hand corner of the screen to expose the menu
  2. Click on "View Profile" (Note: this may be a silhouette of a person)

View Profile

  1. Click “Settings & Privacy”

Settings and Privacy

  1. Click "Change Picture"
  2. Click "Upload New" to upload a photo
  3. Crop the picture then click "Save"
  4. Click "Save in the upper right hand corner

The profile picture will now be available for others to view.



Page last modified February 22, 2018