The Office of Distance Learning offers an Online Orientation that covers:
Follow the instructions below to access Blackboard and Online Orientation.
Registration for an upcoming semester begins far in advance of that semester. Students register for classes during a registration "window" designated by the Registrar. Every semester, online students are encouraged to:
To register please visit the How-To Guides for myFSU Student Central.
Contact individual departments for additional capacity if classes are full, or return to register during dates designated as Drop/Add when other students have dropped the class.
Books and other materials required for the course are listed on the Course Section Detail of the Course Search results. Options for accessing these materials include:
All online courses are delivered through the Blackboard™ Learning Management System located at campus.fsu.edu.
Online students are enrolled into the course sites 10 days before the first day of the semester, though the actual time that students begin to have access is up to the instructor.
For course access:
If a course is not available, contact FSU Blackboard User Support.