Mobile Apps

Mobile Options for Students

UConn students may download and install the Blackboard App for HuskyCT at no cost.

Blackboard (formerly Bb Student)


Blackboard (formerly Bb Student) is the latest mobile app for HuskyCT and is the recommended option for students. If you have the myUConn app, this app is already installed on your device.

The new interface is smart, modern and includes several new features, such as:

  • Activity stream
  • View, complete and submit assignments, quizzes and tests
  • Real-time grade access
  • Discussions
  • Advanced accessibility features
  • Seamless integration with Blackboard Collaborate

Free Download:

iOS 7+
Android 4.0+
Windows 8.1+

Support:

Blackboard App Support

Mobile Options for Faculty

Instructors are encouraged to use the new Blackboard Instructor app when accessing their HuskyCT courses on the go!  Blackboard introduced the Instructor app in Summer 2017 and more features are expected to be released as the product matures.

Bb Grader is also an option for instructors.  The Bb Grader app is designed specifically for viewing and grading student assignments.  It does not include the same features as the Blackboard Instructor app. 

Blackboard Instructor


Blackboard Instructor is the new mobile app for faculty using HuskyCT.

Features:

  • Preview course items, assignments, and tests
  • Participate in discussions
  • Send announcements
  • Interact with your class in Blackboard Collaborate

Free Download:

iOS 9.0+
Android 4.2+

Support:

Blackboard Instructor Support

Bb Grader


Bb Grader is a powerful app which allows instructors to grade assignments. The app is only supported on the following devices: iPad Air, iPad mini, and iPad 2, 3, or 4+.

Features

  • Inline viewing for assignments
  • Support for audio-based and video-based feedback
  • Seamless integration with HuskyCT

Free Download:

iOS 7+

Support:

Bb Grader Support