Distance Education

The new Blackboard Help Desk phone number is 888-296-0863. If you need help with your EPCC username for logging into Blackboard or your Blackboard password, call the EPCC Information Technology Service Desk at 915-831-6440.

 Getting Started Information for Students

To get started, read the information and complete the activities in the links below for your Distance Education courses. 


 Online Courses

Online Courses


 Hybrid Courses

Hybrid Courses


 Dual Credit

Dual Credit and Early College High School Courses


 Virtual College of Texas

Virtual College of Texas Courses



To learn more about getting started with your online course click on the link below. Helpful resources such as, Learning Blackboard, Student FAQs, How to get Blackboard assistance, as well as access to the Blackboard Student Tutorial.


Student Online Support Center

 Faculty Resources

The links on this page will help EPCC faculty enroll in training and get started using Blackboard with online, hybrid and on campus classes.


Faculty Resources     Faculty Resources - Online Teaching


Here, you will learn about the different and helpful resources available to you to help you get started learning Blackboard.


To learn more, simply click on the link below.


Blackboard 9 Information Page


Report Blackboard Issues (PDF)

 Electronic Campus