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Frequently Asked Questions

what's the address (URL) to login to my courses in Blackboard?

The URL is or go to the UTB home page click on "Quick Links" and then click on the Blackboard icon to access the portal.

How can I access my courses?

First login to Blackboard and then check on the My Courses module. This module lists all the current courses you are taking during the semester. Click on the course that you will like to access and explore the course content through it's menu.

how can i get a UTB email account?

A UTB email account is available to all UTB students enrolled in a credit-based class. If you were registered for a previous semester and you had previously activated/used your email account, it is automatically renewed. In this situation, you do not need to do anything. Your email account is still valid. For more information visit this Help Desk article.

i need my password for my email.

Your e-mail password is the same as your UTB Online password. If you have any problems in logging in to your account, pleace call (956) 882-HELP. If you are a new user or you need to reset your password, create a new profile at​

Locate your UTB Email Address

When your email account was created, you should have received a confirmation email informing you of your UTB email address. You may locate your UTB email address at any time by following the quick steps below.

How to Look Up Your UTB Email Address:

  1. Log into UTB Online ( under Quick Links at the top-right).
  2. Click on Students menu.
  3. Under the User Account category, click on Email and Address Information.
  4. Your UTB email address is listed in the Primary E-mail Address field.
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