Changing a User's Course Role

This guide will demonstrate how to change a user's course role in Blackboard.

Open the Control Panel

Image of the Blackboard control panel opened on Users and Groups with Users outlined.

Log into your Blackboard course and go to the Control Panel.

  1. Click on Users and Groups.
  2. Select Users.

Changing a User's Course Role, Part 1

Image of the User List in Blackboard with the following annotations: 1.Locate the user whose role you wish to change, hover over the username and click on the chevron that appears.2.Click on Change User's Role in Course to change the user's role.

You will now see a list of users who are enrolled in your Blackboard Learn course.

  1. Locate the user whose role you wish to change, hover over the username and click on the chevron that appears.
  2. Click on Change User's Role in Course to change the user's role.

Changing a User's Course Role, Part 2

You will now see a screen similar to the one above labeled Change User's Role in Course. Under Role and Availability, use the radio buttons to select the desired role for the individual. When finished, click the Submit button to update the user's role.