Wayne State University

Aim Higher

Blackboard Collaborate


Blackboard Collaborate provides a comprehensive online learning and collaboration platform designed specifically for education.

Available To

Faculty, Staff, Students

Key Features

  • Interactive whiteboard
  • Web tour
  • Application sharing
  • Mobile collaboration
  • Built-in phone conferencing


No cost

Getting Started

  • Students: No additional software is required. Collaborate is integrated into your Blackboard course site.
  • Faculty: Collaborate is already available in your Course Tools. There is no need to request Collaborate to be activated in your course. For examples and advice about how to utilize Collaborate, contact the Office for Teaching and Learning:
    • otl@wayne.edu
    • 313-577-1980

Getting Help