Take advantage of the Blackboard Submit Grades to Colleague Course Tool to submit Midterm grades, Final grades, and Last Attendance Dates directly from Blackboard to Colleague.
Steps to submit grades to Colleague
Navigate to Course Management on the left menu.
Select Course Tools, then scroll down to click Submit Grades to Colleague.
Midterm Grades Tab
Enter the Midterm Grade for each student. Once you are satisfied with the grades as posted, click Submit.
Final Grades Tab
Enter the Final Grade for each student. Once you are satisfied with the grades as posted, click Submit.
Current Grade Column
The Blackboard Grade Center column "Set as External Grade" will populate the "Current Grade" field for your reference. This is usually the “Weighted Total” column or the “Total” column from the Blackboard Grade Center. The letter grade referenced is based on the grading schema.
Enter the Last Attended Date for each student. Once you are satisfied with reported date, click Submit.
After you click Submit, look for the submission confirmation: There were # successful submissions.
Blackboard Grade Center Columns
You can create columns in the Blackboard Grade Center to allow students to view their grade before they are released by the Registrar's office in WebAdvisor.
From the Grade Center, select “Create Column” and complete the required fields.
- For a letter grade, select “Letter” for the “Primary Display”.
- For a comment field, select “Text” for the “Primary Display”.
- Text limited to 32 characters.
Blackboard Grade Center Column Organization
You can “Manage” your “Column Organization” to organize your columns for better viewing in the Grade Center.
Click to drag and drop the column to the desired position, then Submit to save your changes.