Changing Your Password in Blackboard

Please refer to the instructions below depending on the type of user you are. Click on the user type that best describes you to go directly to the instructions you need.

 

User Type

 

Medical and Dental Faculty, and Students

Contact: IT Help Desk, 860-679-4400

Your Blackboard login is the same as your logon to the computers here at UConn Health, you will need your UConn Health network username and password. This is the same as your email account. If your email is jones@student.uchc.edu, then your username is jones. If you need this password reset you will need to call the IT Help Desk at 860-679-4400. If you cannot access your email or any of the computers, this may need to be reset.

 

M.P.H., Graduate School Students, and UConn Students from Other Campuses

Please make sure that you utilize the instructions below that are most appropriate for you.

If you have a UConn Health network username and password:

Contact: IT Help Desk, 860-679-4400

Your Blackboard login is the same as your logon to the computers here at UConn Health, you will need your UConn Health network username and password. This is the same as your email account. If your email is jones@student.uchc.edu, then your username is jones. If you need this password reset you will need to call the IT Help Desk at 860-679-4400. If you cannot access your email or any of the computers, this may need to be reset.

If your Blackboard username follows the format of temp_jones, thomas.jones, or mph_jones:

Contact: Jason Nicosia, 860-679-2573, nicosia@uchc.edu

Log into the Blackboard system, click on the "Change Password" link in the upper right corner.

Step 1: Type your new Blackboard password in the *Password text box area and then retype your new Blackboard password in the *Verify Password text box.

Step 2: Click on the "Submit" button to change your Blackboard password.

We recommend for security purposes you change your Blackboard password every 90 days.

If you have any technical issues or questions trying to change your Blackboard password, please contact Jason Nicosia at nicosia@uchc.edu or 860-679-2573.

 

Residency Program Students

Please make sure that you utilize the instructions below that are most appropriate for you.

If you have a UConn Health network username and password:

Contact: IT Help Desk, 860-679-4400

Your Blackboard login is the same as your logon to the computers at UConn Health, you will need your UConn Health network username and password. This is the same as your UConn Health email account. If your email is jones@resident.uchc.edu, then your username is jones. If you need this password reset you will need to call the IT Help Desk at 860-679-4400. If you cannot access your email or any of the UConn Health computers, this may need to be reset.

If your Blackboard username follows the format of hh_jones, ccmc_jones, or stf_jones:

Contact: Stephen Bayley, 860-679-4295, bayley@uchc.edu

Log into the Blackboard system, click on the "Change Password" link in the upper right corner.

Step 1: Type your new Blackboard password in the *Password text box area and then retype your new Blackboard password in the *Verify Password text box.

Step 2: Click on the "Submit" button to change your Blackboard password.

We recommend for security purposes you change your Blackboard password every 90 days.

If you have any technical issues or questions trying to change your Blackboard password, please contact Stephen Bayley at bayley@uchc.edu or 860-679-4295.