Blackboard and Student Technology Help

myJSCC Login

  • All users should use their full ‘’ email address to log in to myJSCC and and Jefferson State Windows PCs (i.e. computer labs).
  • Follow the instructions on how to set up if you are a first-time user and make sure to set up password recovery questions.
  • You can search for your username  (will need to have your A-number) and/or retrieve password (if you have set up recovery questions).
  • For Password Help (external link)

OneACCS Login

After myJSCC Login (user name/password)

  1. Under “Campus Links” click OneACCS Online Services (New).
  2. Use your A-number and PIN to access your student account. (If  your account is disabled, email and include your A-number, name, and birth date.)

If you are having trouble registering online, contact Enrollment Services: (205) 856-7704,

JSCC O365 Email Login

After myJSCC Login (user name/password)

  1. Find the “Campus Links” section and select the O365 Email (use myJSCC password) link.
  2. Select your ‘’ email account and enter your JSCC password.  (If you are using a computer that you do not own then you are advised to answer “NO” when you are asked if you want to stay logged in.)

Email from another account if you are not able to open your JSCC email account.  Include your A-number, name, and birth date in your request for help.

Blackboard Ultra Navigation Login

After myJSCC Login (user name/password)


Only the Bb Ultra Navigation is new.  All Bb Courses will remain the same in each individual course layout.

Students will be able to access Internet courses through Blackboard on the first official day of classes and become responsible for course materials and assignments available at that time. It is important for students to review material in their Internet courses on the day classes begin and to contact their instructors using the course email tool.


Schedule adjustments can take up to 24 hours to process in Blackboard so please wait and continually check your Blackboard Course List before contacting

Blackboard App Download

Click Here to download the App for your Apple, Android, or Windows device. Do not use the App to take tests or upload assignments.

  • Apple, Android, Windows devices
  • *Do not use the App to take tests or upload assignments.

Note: Jefferson State uses Blackboard Learn. We do not use Blackboard Ultra.

Blackboard Learn

Blackboard Resources:

Blackboard Collaborate:

Blackboard Ally:

Knowmia (TechSmith)

Knowmia (TechSmith)is a video creation (lecture capture) tool that allows faculty to develop instructional videos.  This software program replaces Tegrity. Students can view videos through Blackboard.  Instructors may also use Quiz questions which are built into the video (i.e. assessments) and track usage.

Knowmia_TechSmith Relay Student Handout (PDF)


Respondus LockDown Browser

(Used for Blackboard Tests or Exams)

Instructors will be using Respondus LockDown Browser to deliver assessments in a secure browser.  LockDown Browser will prevent you from accessing other websites or applications; you will be unable to exit the test until all questions are completed and submitted.

You must use the following link to install the JSCC version of LockDown Browser.

Download Lockdown Browser

This is the only version of LockDown Browser compatible with JSCC Blackboard.

NOTE: Also, any existing antivirus software must allow you to install Respondus Lockdown from this link:

  • If your Instructor has enabled the Respondus LockDown Browser in Blackboard here is how it will appear:

  • You will need to open/run Respondus LockDown Browser before taking the Test. You will need to log in again using Jeff State user name and password,

  • The Windows and Mac versions of LockDown Browser have a “Help Center” button located on the toolbar. Use the “System & Network Check” to troubleshoot issues. If an exam requires you to use a webcam, also run the “Webcam Check” from this area.

Adobe Reader Download

Note: Some of the following files require Adobe PDF reader.

Ckick here to Download the Adobe Acrobat Reader Software

Who to Contact for Help

  • For information concerning myJSCC Login/Password and/or Enrollment Services* contact:
  • You may also leave a message on our evening voice mail (205) 856-7775.
  • *Questions received during normal business hours will receive a response as soon as possible.


Schedule adjustments can take up to 24 hours to process in Blackboard. Contact and your course instructor if you are registered for a course that does not appear in your Blackboard course list within 24 of the adjustment.

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