Getting Started

How to Login

To login to the George Brown Blackboard Learn system type bb-gbc.blackboard.com into your browser.
Enter your username and password and then click on the "Login" button.

First Time Blackboard Users

  • Use your Stu-View username and password to login to Blackboard. If you’re unable to login to Blackboard, please reset your password. User requests to change a password should be directed to the self-serve website (service.georgebrown.ca), Contact Centre (416 415 2000 or Extension 2000 within the College), Helpdesk (416 415 5000 x 4357 or helpdesk@georgebrown.ca) or in person at any of the LLC service locations.

Existing Blackboard Users

  • Passwords will remain the same until a user is required to update or opt to change their IDM password. At such a point, the Blackboard password will be updated with IDM password automatically and thereafter user must login to Blackboard with their IDM password. (Stu-view, Banner, email, etc.)
  • User requests to change a password should be directed to the self-serve website (service.georgebrown.ca), Contact Centre (416 415 2000 or Extension 2000 within the College), Helpdesk (416 415 5000 x 4357 or helpdesk@georgebrown.ca) or in person at any of the LLC service locations.
  • IDM Passwords need to be changed every 120 days for staff and annually for Students.
  • Password update reminders are sent out starting 1 month prior to expiration. These are sent to the individuals George Brown College addresses.
  • There is no restriction to unsuccessful login attempts.

Start-up and End of Semester Checklist for Blackboard

Semester Start-up

Contact: Michelle Lee (Casa Loma campus) or
Denise Pontone (St. James and Waterfront campus)

End of Semester

Clean up:

Back up:

Preferred System Requirements

The information below is based on the current version Blackboard SP 13:

Blackboard Faculty Help:
bbfaculty@georgebrown.ca
416–415–5000 ext. 4320

Blackboard Helpline:
416–415–5000 ext. 4320