Learner Resources

The Center for the Advancement of Learning offers a variety of resources for UDC learners. The Center team provides instructional resources on various technologies used to deliver classes or utilized within classes.

If you are having trouble accessing Blackboard via the MyUDC portal, please login in directly via https://udc.blackboard.com

Orientation to Blackboard and UDC Online Learning

is available on Blackboard

To access, log into https://udc.blackboard.com

and the link to get started is on the Student Dashboard


Blackboard is the University of the District of Columbia’s Learning Management System (LMS). It is available to all instructors, students, and staff.

Respondus LockDown Browser

Respondus LockDown Browser is a secure browser for taking tests in Blackboard. It prevents you from printing, copying, going to another URL, or accessing learn more….


Kaltura is a media tool that allows learners to create and share video and audio inside the Blackboard course learn more….


NameCoach is a cloud based web service that provides a platform for collecting and organizing voice recordings of users’ personal names so others can hear the preferred pronunciation.


This section addresses the most frequently asked questions that the center receives from UDC learners learn more….

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Location     |    Building 39, Level B (former Law Library)
Email          |    calhelpdesk@udc.edu
Tel               |    202.274.6628
Fax              |    202.274.6012

Office Hours: | M – F | 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

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